Darren Wilson has been identified as the Ferguson, Missouri police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown in the incident that sparked national controversy.

A six-year veteran of the Ferguson police, Wilson has no disciplinary record, Ferguson police chief Thomas Jackson said today at a news conference.

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The fatal shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri on Saturday has led to major unrest in this small midwestern town.

Clashes between cops and civilians reached especially dangerous levels last night, as authorities reacted to the racially-charged tension by dropping tear gas on protestors.

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