One person was shot dead and two wounded in Kenosha, Wisconsin, amid protests over the death of an African-American man, Jacob Blake, cited by the police.
In a video shared on social networks, an armed civilian is seen shooting as people approached him. Other shots are heard in the background.
🚨🚨🚨: Multiple gunshots are fired after people chased a guy with a rifle. Rifle dude tripped and fell. He fired his gun at a guy who jumped on top of him. pic.twitter.com/BfV244MMnc
— Julio Rosas (@Julio_Rosas11) August 26, 2020
Wisconsin is the scene of a wave of protests after Jacob Blake was shot multiple times in the back by a police officer.
His father told reporters that Blake was paralyzed and doctors weren’t sure if he could recover.