Edward Crawford

Edward Crawford --- the protester who became a hero in Ferguson, Missouri after being captured in a popular photograph throwing a tear gas canister fired by police after the 2014 shooting of Michael Brown --- was found dead late Thursday.

One of the most well-known photos of the Ferguson protests of 2014 featured Edward Crawford, the dreadlocked man holding a bag potato chips while flinging a canister of tear gas. Crawford, along with several others who gathered in the Missouri town, have been recently charged by the St. Louis County Counselor’s office almost a year […]