SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — The white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri has resigned.
Darren Wilson turned in his badge Saturday, nearly 4 months after the deadly incident that divided a community and much of the nation, including the Bay Area.
There have been protests here every night since the grand jury decided not to indict Wilson for killing 18-year old Michael Brown.
An undated photo of Michael Brown, Jr. who was killed by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Mo., Aug. 9. (CBS)
Wilson no longer has a job, but protesters say that doesn’t make them feel any better about him not having to face a jury.
Wilson’s attorney says his resignation is effective immediately. It comes just days after he went on ABC News to defend his decision to shoot Brown.
“The reason I have a clear conscience is because…
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