ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV.com) – Rumors are circulating that the police investigation in the Michael Brown, Jr is complete.
St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch attempted to clear up the confusion Wednesday after a tweet from CNN prompted many questions.
#BREAKING Police have essentially finished their investigation into the death of Michael Brown, says St. Louis County Prosecutor’s office— Dave Stewart (@d_stewCNN) October 1, 2014
Ed Magee, a spokesperson for McCulloch said CNN got it wrong. But Magee also sent CNN an email which says the investigation is complete.
McCulloch said the investigation is almost done.
Many have said social media has played an important role in Ferguson, but has also said it has spread unsubstantiated rumors.