Ferguson underdog, outspent by more than 12 to 1, topples longtime St. Louis County prosecutor

Ferguson underdog, outspent by more than 12 to 1, topples longtime St. Louis County prosecutor

On Tuesday night, Robert McCulloch’s 28-year tenure as St. Louis County prosecutor came to a sudden, unexpected end.

In a Democratic primary election, McCulloch got trounced 57% to 43% by Wesley Bell, a city councilman from the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Mo.

You might remember McCulloch. For...