Kentucky Protest Turns Deadly at Jefferson Square Park
One person was left dead and another injured following shootings during a demonstration at Jefferson Square Park in Louisville, Kentucky.
Over the past month, the park has been a central location for Justice for Breonna Taylor protests. Officials say this was the first time protests had not been peaceful.
Shots were fired around 9 p.m. Saturday.
When police arrived, they tried to save the victim’s life but he died at the scene.
Shortly after, police received another report of a shooting nearby. That victim was taken to the hospital with injuries that were not life threatening.
Police forced demonstrators to clear the park,