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December 26th, 2014
04:29 PM ET

Mayor: Antonio Martin is not Michael Brown

(CNN) – Police are investigating another shooting that has sparked protests and arrests.

It involved a white officer and a black teenager, and happened in Berkeley, Missouri, just a couple of miles from where unarmed black teenager Michael Brown was shot and killed.

But the mayor of Berkeley is saying this is not another Ferguson, because there is video of this confrontation, which appears to show 18-year-old Antonio Martin holding a gun.

"We have a video that details exactly what occurred," said Mayor Theodore Hoskins.

"The majority of the African American community is in shock, and when they see the video they will come to the same conclusion that I have, that this officer acted to protect himself," he said. "And for that reason it is not only the city of Berkeley, but the total community should be behind this officer."

Check out more of our interview with Mayor Theodore Hoskins in the video above.

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