Honoring a Criminal With Assault & Theft: Elderly Man Carjacked and Run Over in #Ferguson
An elderly man was carjacked and run over by by protesters last night in Ferguson.
They stole his oxygen tanks.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported:
Witnesses reported an elderly man was run over after two people stole his car on the parking lot Faraci pizzeria on South Florissant.
Jaye Perry, 52, of Ferguson, said she had been talking to the man and he had told her, “Only in America do you see stuff like this.” The man then went back to his car to get a new oxygen tank, which he had been using to help him breathe.
But then two men approached him and took his car, she said. The man held on to his steering wheel and tried to hold on, but was run over as they sped away. He didn’t appear to be seriously hurt, and continued to yell for his oxygen tank. An ambulance took him away.