St. Louis Couple Charged After Pointing Guns At Protesters [VIDEO]


Protestors Rally Against Violence Against Black People In St Louis

Protestors Rally Against Violence Against Black People In St Louis

Mark and Patricia McCloskey face felony charges after they pointed their guns at black lives matter protesters marching through their Saint Louis neighborhood.

They claim they were defending their home after some of the protesters threatened to burn it.

The city's top prosecutor has charged the white couple with unlawful use of a weapon.

Some witnesses say there was no sign of trespassing on the McCloskey's property...while several protesters say they were afraid...because Patricia McCloskey had her finger on the trigger of a handgun and Mark McCloskey was pointing a rifle at demonstrators while they were on the sidewalk.

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