Attorney general visits Ferguson, says he understands why black Americans mistrust police

  • by: ALAN SCHER ZAGIER , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 21, 2014 - 12:15 AM

ST. LOUIS — Attorney General Eric Holder sought Wednesday to reassure the people of Ferguson about the investigation into Michael Brown's death and said he understands why many black Americans do not trust police, recalling how he was repeatedly stopped by officers who seemed to target him because of his race.

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