was obsessed with the Blue Lives Matter movement, which advocates for the United States Police.
He shot three protesters with a rifle, and two of them have already died.
The authorities in Kenosha, Wisconsin, identified the suspect during the third night of the mobilization, and those demonstrations took place mainly because of the spread of a video clip showing a police officer shooting seven times at Jacob Blake.
In that clash between the three parties: the demonstrators, the police and the armed groups, who are groups that came out to defend the city from acts of vandalism and looting, they said, Kyle Rittenhouse, the 17-year-old, shot three civilians, killing two of them.
At a criminal trial on Friday, November 19, 2021, Rittenhouse, the 18-year-old who shot two people dead during last year’s unrest in Kenosha, was acquitted of all charges and this verdict was issued based on his defense testimony that the act was in self-defense on the night of the shooting. fire .
The committee was made up of five men and seven women and they traded for more than 25 hours during the past four days.
Kyle Rittenhouse has been found not guilty on all charges.
In the course of their deliberations, the jurors requested that much of the video evidence of the shooting be re-watched.
In the end, Kyle Rittenhouse was found not guilty on all the charges against him
The commission approved the defendant’s testimony that he feared for his life and was acting in self-defence.
The Kenosha County District Attorney’s Office said in a statement
“We ask members of our community to continue to express their opinions and feelings about this ruling in a civil and peaceful manner.”