Search the Archive

Missouri / Police Shooting / Ferguson / Wilson Interview #1075053

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: David Muir) The ABC News interview with Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson after he was not indicted for the fatal shooting of teen Michael Brown, introduced.

(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) The Wilson exclusive interview presented. [WILSON - describes what happened in his confrontation with Brown, who hit him & how powerful he was & how they battled for the gun before he shot Brown, who remained aggressive; recounts then chasing Brown, who charged him & how he then fired a series of shots; adds there was nothing else he could do & now hopes for a normal life because he did his job right.]

(Studio: David Muir) The outrage from the Brown family to the grand jury decision noted.

(Ferguson: Steve Osunsami) The backlash to the verdict featured; scenes shown of the Brown family & the fires in Ferguson. [Brown family attorney Benjamin CRUMP - says the process is broken.] [In August, mother Lesley McSPADDEN@- reacts.] [Resident Josie SHAKUR@- criticizes the law.] [Governor Jay NIXON - reacts to the violence.]

Muir, David;
Stephanopoulos, George;
Osunsami, Steve

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.