Man drives through crowd at protest for transgender woman killed by police
Sun. August 27, 2017 7:06 PM by Brian Troutman
The protest was organized Wednesday night in honor of Kiwi Herring, who was fatally shot by police Tuesday after allegedly resisting arrest and cutting an officer in the arm with a knife.
Police say the protesters were blocking traffic from all directions when Mark Colao, 59 approached an intersection.
After the situation escalated, Colao allegedly drove through the protesters, leaving three with minor injuries.
KSDK reports police had to chase the driver before he eventually stopped.
St. Louis Metropolitan Police said Colao was charged with resisting arrest by fleeing, leaving the scene of an accident and operating a motor vehicle in a careless and imprudent manner.
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