Posted August 14, 2014 by Luis Mercado in News

Twitter Reporter/St. Louis Alderman Antonio French Details His Arrest & The Scene In Ferguson [Video]

One of the biggest figures on Twitter the past couple days has to be St. Louis Alderman Antonio French.

Between photos, videos, and commentary, the man has given us more information on the evens in Ferguson than CNN, MSNBC and Fox News.

He was arrested yesterday after sitting in his car while tear gas flowed through the dispersed crowd. He was released after 24 hours after being held on unlawful assembly.

A Vine video clip shows the minutes before the arrest.

After being released he spoke to reporters about his experience. Check out the full interview below.

For great first hand coverage of what is going on down in Ferguson follow him at @AntonioFrench