Breonna Taylor protest in Louisville draws hundreds; at least 7 shot. Here’s what we know
Shots were fired in downtown Louisville amid a protest that drew hundreds to the streets demanding justice after the police shooting of Breonna Taylor, whose death has drawn national attention.
Louisville Courier Journal
Louisville, Ky. — At least seven people were shot as hundreds of protesters in downtown Louisville gathered to demand justice for Breonna Taylor, the 26-year-old Louisville ER tech who was shot and killed by Louisville Metro Police in March.
Some shots were heard on scene just before 11:30 p.m., and a police spokeswoman confirmed the injuries at 1 a.m. in a statement. Two victims required surgery.
“There have been some arrests, but at this time we are not able to tell you how many as the situation is ongoing,” the statement from…