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According to reports, a grand jury that started deliberations since August, has reached a decision on whether to indict Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Mo., police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old unarmed teenager, Michael Brown. This shooting has sparked months of protests, inciting emotions from the public. Wilson claimed he shot and killed Brown out of fear for his life.

News conferences by the county prosecutor’s office and the Missouri governor are slated to begin later today (Monday). According to The Washington Post, there’s no indication on whether 28-year-old Darren Wilson will face state charges for his role in the August shooting.

According the ABC News, Wilson obtained a marriage license this past October and married his girlfriend last month.

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Stay tuned to VERSEDonline.com as we follow the story and bring you the final decision.

 

Update on 11/24/14 (9:11pm): The Ferguson grand jury has decided there will be no indictment on the Michael Brown case. According to Benjamin Crump, an attorney for the family,  St. Louis County jury has declined to indict Darren Wilson for firing six shots that killed 18-year-old Michael Brown.

 

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