FERGUSON, Mo. - Our sister station, KSDK, has learned the family of Michael Brown has retained the services of lawyer Benjamin Crump.

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Brown was the unarmed teenager shot to death by an Ferguson police officer on Saturday afternoon.

A national civil rights attorney, Crump also represented the family of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed Florida teen shot and killed by George Zimmerman.

Crump, and Brown's family are expected to address the media Monday afternoon.

A Missouri teenager is dead and a community outraged after a police officer opened fire during a shootout. VPC

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