$200,000 in Crowdfunding Raised to Support Darren Wilson

$200,000 in Crowdfunding Raised to Support Darren Wilson

 An image of Darren Wilson at a city council meeting in Ferguson. (City of Ferguson via AP)
An image of Darren Wilson at a city council meeting in Ferguson. (City of Ferguson via AP)

(NBC News) – A crowdfunding site created this week to support Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson and his family continues to grow, despite a considerable amount of negative comments and requests to remove the page.

Created on Monday on the site GoFundMe, the campaign had raised over $200,000 and the goal was raised to $250,000 as of Friday morning, but the page is also littered with negative comments about the officer who shot and killed unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown on Aug. 9.

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