Kyle Rittenhouse went through a series of emotional changes, crying and vomiting several times. As he described to the police, it happened on the evening of August 25 after he went to Kenosha. What is it, on the surface, is to protect companies from harassment by demonstrators. Year-old black, Antioch police department records show.
Rittenhouse said: “I shot and killed two white children.” He added that he had “ended the life of a man.”
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According to records released by the department to the Milwaukee Daily on Friday, Rittenhouse walked into the Antioch Police Station with his mother before 1:30 am on August 26.
He was accused of killing two protesters and wounding a third of them. In addition to being sentenced to life imprisonment for first-degree intentional homicide, Rittenhouse also faces misdemeanor charges of gun possession of minors in Wisconsin. He was extradited to Wisconsin on Friday.
He said he was hit in the head and neck by a baseball bat and skateboard. The medical staff found small scratches on his arm, but no bruises or cuts.
Rittenhouse also told the police that the gun he used was in the trunk of a friend’s car, parked in the Antiarittenhouse family apartment.
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The police interviewed an 18-year-old friend of Rittenhouse. The friend told them that he used the money Rittenhouse gave him to buy a rifle at Ace Hardware Company in Ladysmith, Wisconsin. The friend said that the rifle should only be used for hunting, and he stored the rifle in the safe at Kenosha’s stepfather’s residence.
The stepfather told the police that his stepson told him that he had found a job as an escort company. Rittenhouse also told the police that he had been hired as a security guard for the Kenosha company and he was carrying a rifle to protect himself. Car Source, the owner of the business, told the Milwaukee Daily that he did not hire any guarantees.
Rittenhouse’s lawyer argued that he was defending himself. Records show that the teenager tried to surrender to the Kenosha police, but was told to go home.
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When asked why Rittenhouse was not arrested immediately after the shooting, Kenosha Police Department stated that it was dealing with a chaotic scene. The police department did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the record, which indicated that Rittenhouse was told to go home by a police officer.
Rittenhouse and his friends will not face any charges for owning firearms in Illinois. According to police records, the prosecutor there stated that Rittenhouse and his friends “cannot use” the rifle immediately because it was locked in the trunk.
Rittenhouse’s friends worry that he will have more trouble than Rittenhouse. According to police records, the friend claimed that Rittenhouse was defending himself, even though he did not witness the shooting. The friend has not been criminally charged in any state.
He recalled telling Rittenhouse: “Actually, you shouldn’t own that gun.”
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