[PHOTO] 20 yr old Charged in Shootings of 2 Officers in Ferguson Missouri

Jeffrey Williams ferguson suspectAuthorities say a man who had been out at Thursday’s protest is charged in the shootings of two St. Louis area officers.

St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch said 20-year-old Jeffrey Williams is charged with two counts of first-degree assault among other things.

McCulloch also that Williams told police that he was firing at someone other than the police officers.

He said Williams used a 40mm handgun, which matches the shell casings at the scene.

Williams is being held at St. Louis County Jail.