Ferguson, Missouri, and the surrounding area were on edge for weeks as a grand jury decided whether Officer Darren Wilson would be charged in the August shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown. After weeks of waiting, that decision is expected sometime Monday, sources say.
What do we know? What are we expecting to learn?
As of 4:30 p.m. in Ferguson (5:30 p.m. ET), this is what we know:
— A grand jury has reached a decision on whether to indict Officer Darren Wilson
— The grand jurors have been released and sent home, local and federal sources tell CNN
— The family of Michael Brown has been notified officially that a decision has been made
— The decision itself will be announced Monday evening, though a time has not been set
— Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay and St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley will speak at 5:30 p.m. (6:30 p.m. ET) to restate calls for calm and peaceful protests
— Protests are planned in Ferguson and cities around the country
— Watch live coverage on CNNgo
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