did cop who shot Michael Brown have skull fracture? apparently not

Posted on: Fri, 08/22/2014 - 12:41 By: Tom Swiss

I've seen some sources claiming that Wilson had a serious orbital fracture, and that this somehow justified his shooting of Brown. The second part of that allegation is clearly false, and it seems so is the first.

Did Ferguson Cop Darren Wilson Suffer Broken Eye Socket in Struggle With Michael Brown? Apparently No. (Reason.com)

Two days ago, FoxNews ran an anonymously sourced story claiming that Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Missouri police officer identified as the shooter of Michael Brown, suffered "severe facial injuries" including a broken eye socket during the altercations.

Now, CNN is saying that story is false.