Jacob Blake Shot by Police in Wisconsin Sparks Protest
August 24, 2020
Outrage across America today as video emerged showing police in Kenosha, Wisconsin shooting 29-year-old Jacob Blake in the back multiple times as he walked away from them. Blake was reportedly trying to break up a domestic dispute between two women when police were called. Shortly after the shooting, large crowds arrived near the scene in protest. The protests led authorities to impose an overnight curfew. The officers involved have been pleased on administrative leave.