A masked protester named Jason Ross confronted Capt. Ron Johnson. HuffPo reporter Ryan Reilly reported on the encounter.
Ross was yelling at Capt. Johnson in an "aggressive" and "intimidating" way. Capt. Johnson turned to Ross and engaged in "a civil exchange". Capt. Johnson is a #Ferguson native. He told Ross he understands how he feels. Ross calmed down and talked it over, ending their conversation by saluting Capt. Johnson.
Empathy is the most powerful weapon on the planet.