3 Shot, 2 Killed in Third Night of Unrest Over Blake Shooting

Police fired tear gas for the third straight night to disperse protesters who had gathered outside the courthouse in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

  • Published 26 August 2020

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KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Two people were shot to death and another was wounded during a third night of protests in Kenosha over the police shooting of a Black man, Jacob Blake, and authorities Wednesday hunted for a possible vigilante seen on cellphone video opening fire in the middle of the street with a rifle. The gunfire was reported just before midnight, and Sheriff David Beth said one victim was shot in the head and… Read at AP News