(Kenosha, WI) Jury selection begins today in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial. Rittenhouse, a former Antioch resident, is accused of shooting three people, killing two…during August 2020 riots and protests over the Jacob Blake police shooting in Kenosha. The now 18-year-old has claimed self-defense, while prosecutors have alleged that he was part of a militia and associated with at least one white supremacist group. The judge in the case hopes to have the jury seated within one day…the trial is expected to take at least two weeks.
Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (11-1-21)