Sharpton to meet with Brown's family today

FERGUSON, Mo. – The Rev. Al Sharpton will be in Ferguson Tuesday morning. He spoke with Michael Brown's family Monday night on his MSNBC show, Politics Nation.

Sharpton will meet with Brown's family and then hold a news conference with the media at 12 p.m.

Monday night, Sharpton stayed in New York to host his show, but discussed the latest developments in Ferguson with Brown's mother and grandfather.

Monday morning protesters marched up and down the street outside the Ferguson Police Department, demanding justice for Brown's death. On Tuesday, they will take their demonstration to the office of St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch in Clayton.

McCulloch said on Monday it will be at least a couple of weeks before the shooting investigation is complete. He also asks that anyone with information, videos, or photos from Saturday's scene to come forward.

"We're urging everybody who has any information who thinks they have any information any video at all before after or during the occurrence on Saturday afternoon by all means contact us," said McCulloch.

He also said authorities are working to identify people who looted Sunday night in Ferguson.

Sharpton will meet with Brown's family, and then hold a news conference at 12:30 p.m. at the Old Courthouse in downtown St. Louis. Brown's mother, Lesley McSpadden, his father, Michael Brown, and attorney Benjamin Crump will also be at the news conference.


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