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Back Story: What happened in Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Mo.?
Back Story: What happened in Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Mo.?

As St. Louis County officials prepared to announce a grand jury's decision on whether to indict Ferguson, Mo., Police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of Michael Brown, here’s what we know about the deadly encounter. What's the police version of events? Wilson has not spoken publicly about what happened, and no direct video of the shooting has surfaced. According to a preliminary police account, which was included in Brown’s official autopsy report, the confrontation began when Wilson, on patrol, spotted Brown and a friend, Dorian Johnson, walking in the street. Wilson “observed the two individuals, he requested that they get out of the roadway. The...

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