Michael Brown had no criminal background

Michael Brown is shown in his high school graduation in this undated file photo in Ferguson, Missouri on August 11, 2014. People are upset because of the Ferguson Police shooting and death of the unarmed Brown on August 9, 2014. On August 10, 2014 20 businesses sustained damage after a candlelight vigil for Brown turned violent. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
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ST. LOUIS COUNTY – An 18-year-old shot and killed near a Ferguson apartment complex Saturday afternoon had no criminal record, according to the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's office.

According to police, Brown pushed an officer into his car. Then, both struggled and at some point, Brown reached for the officer's weapon before a shot inside of the car followed by a number of other shots. Brown was not armed.

St. Louis County Prosecutor's office confirmed that Brown had no prior misdemeanors or felonies against him.

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A preliminary autopsy showed Brown died from gunshot wounds. An official autopsy will be released at a later date.

Wednesday afternoon, Brown's body was turned over to his family.