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Employee at looted store: Violent protests ‘don’t solve anything’

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FERGUSON, Missouri (PIX11) -- Several sections of Ferguson were terrorized overnight, with fires ripping through cars and shops vandalized.

An employee at a beauty supply shop that was looted says he’s “embarrassed” by the way his city reacted to a grand jury’s decision not to indict a police officer who killed an unarmed teen.

“This is exactly what they wanted,” he said with tears in his eyes.