2 officers shot in Louisville amid Breonna Taylor protests


LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WFLA/News Nation) -Two police officers were shot in Louisville, Kentucky MetroSafe confirmed to NewsNation.

Both officers were taken to the hospital and are in stable condition and one person is in custody.

It’s not clear if it happened during the protests and no other details were immediately released.

The Louisville Metro Police Department livestreamed part of their police response on Facebook.

“Officer down” and “shots fired” can be heard in the video.

Warning: the video below may be graphic for some viewers.

A Kentucky grand jury on Wednesday indicted a single police officer for shooting into neighboring apartments but did not move forward with charges against any officers for their role in Breonna Taylor’s death.

A grand jury announced that Officer Brett Hankison was charged with three counts of wanton endangerment in connection to the police raid on the night of March 13.

No other details were immediately available.

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April 24 2021 08:00 am

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