Dozens Arrested, 2 Shot Overnight in Ferguson, MO

August 19, 2014 Updated Aug 19, 2014 at 7:44 AM EDT

By WKBW News

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August 19, 2014 Updated Aug 19, 2014 at 7:44 AM EDT

FERGUSON, MO (WKBW) - Two people were reportedly shot and 31 people were arrested during overnight protests in Ferguson.

Hundreds of protesters clashed with police well into the early morning hours. The outcry and protests began when an officer shot an unarmed teen.

The conditions of the two people shot overnight are unclear. Police officials said the victims were not shot by officers.

The National Guard has been ordered to restore peace and order in the city.

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