Darren Wilson, Mike Brown killer

*Why it took more than a week for this story to reveal itself may clearly be beyond a lot of us, but here it is.

Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Mo., police officer that fatally shot unarmed teen Michael Brown – and inspired passionate demonstrations from protesters; and support from president Obama, and Eric Holder, Jesse Jackson and the Rev. Al Sharpton, is said to have suffered severe facial injuries  and was nearly beaten unconscious by Brown moments before firing his gun.

This comes from a source close to the department’s top brass according to…wait for itFoxNews.com.

“The Assistant (Police) Chief took him to the hospital, his face all swollen on one side,” said the insider. “He was beaten very severely.”

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