Stenger says the state of emergency will continue for at least the next 24 hours
(KTRS) – No arrests or major incidents in Ferguson last night as the town spent its second night under a state of emergency.
Today, County Executive Steve Stenger announced that the State of Emergency would continue. Stenger said he is pleased that the officers have been able to “establish order while preventing further acts of violence”. He says that he is extending the emergency order because the police have been able to maintain order.
In his announcement, Stenger says the state of emergency will continue for at least the next 24 hours.