2 August 2021
Protesters on Sixth & Market chanting. Police blocking the road
State Police staging on sixth and congress
Multiple squad cars leaving police headquarters heading to Jefferson Square park where protesters are starting to gather @WHAS11 #BreonnaTaylor
10 month ago
Acting @lmpd chief says in the area of the Highlands, several arrests have been made during a situation that is 'ongoing.'
One prisoner transport van has left Bardstown Road, heading for LMDC. Multiple people taken into custody
People are singing and praying this morning at Jefferson Square Park
Heading south on Bardstown Rd, Louisville protesters chant "This is what democracy looks like." just as they (can't make this up) pass a USPS truck
Large group of protestors are marching down Bardstown Road back towards downtown
Heated scene as LMPD and protesters clash on Bardstown Road after Breonna Taylor decision
Prisoner transport truck has arrived on Bardstown road, LMPD have at least 10 people in custody- officers have created a square around them
Confrontation b/t police and protesters on Bardstown Road. "We are starting to feel the pepper in our eyes" @KatrinaWDRB says.
Arrests happening on Bardstown Road. It feels like some sort of chemical agent, likely tear gas was deployed. @WHAS11
10 month ago
Former Louisville police officer Brett Hankison has been indicted by a grand jury on three counts of wanton endangerment in the first degree for his actions on the night Breonna Taylor was killed by police
Stopped on Bardstown Road: The SWAT Unit pulling up and officers in riot gear approaching the crowd @WHAS11
Windows of some stores across from Triangle Park being boarded up now. @LEX18News
Group has stopped at Bardstown and Grinstead- looks like at least 100 people have joined crowd which started at about 25 people downtown
A militia group marches up 7th St. in downtown Louisville. They wouldn't identify their group
Some protesters pulling others away from the policemen
While the BLM crowd was marching in Louisville, a U Haul truck pulled up with shields and supplies for the group to use
Hundreds of people are marching through the streets of Louisville . The city has planned for civil unrest due to the Breonnataylor announcement earlier today
No charge announced relates directly to the killing of #BreonnaTaylor
At least 150 people in the intersection of 6th and Broadway in Louisville following the announcement that just one of 3 officers will be indicted in the Breonna Taylor case
The protesters are on the move BreonnaTaylor10 month ago
The protesters are on the move #BreonnaTaylor
Reaction to the Grand Jury announcement in Louisville
Protesters have been avoiding major confrontations with the police for now, instead moving past to get away from the secured perimeter police had set up around Jefferson Square downtown BreonnaTaylor Louisville
Crowd of people marching in downtown Louisville growing. police blocking some roads. this after announcement in BreonnaTaylor case
National guard vehicles driving into downtown Louisville after BreonnaTaylor announcement
Judge Annie O'Connell is live NOW. She says the jury charges Hankison with three counts of wanton endangerment in the 1st degree
Protesters are yelling at LMPD officers in their squad cars as they march through the streets Louisville BreonnaTaylor
Tense here as police block the crowd. People are calling for the march to continue and to head towards the highway10 month ago
Tense here as police block the crowd. People are calling for the march to continue and to head towards the highway
The National Guard is on standby in Louisville as the city braces for severe unrest in the wake of the Breonna Taylor announcement Louisville BreonnaTaylor
Scene in Louisville. Protesters march by police, yelling at them
Out here at Jefferson Square Park awaiting an announcement in the Breonna Taylor case
Calls to shut the highway down as the crowd continues to mobilize Louisville BreonnaTaylor
The crowd just exited the blocked off potion of downtown and have taken over an intersection. Cars are being told to turn around. The charges are a Class D felony in KY.
This was the moment those here at Jefferson Square heard the charges.
People are getting ready to march out of Jefferson Square Park in Louisville following findings in BreonnaTaylor case. Grand jury recommended wanton endangerment charges for one fired officer
Protestors already taking to the streets. They say the wanton endangerment charges are not enough
Brett Hankison, one of the officers who was involved in BreonnaTaylor shooting, indicted on three counts of wanton endangerment. Hankison was also fired in June from @LMPD. The other officers were not charged
Women in tears after the charges are announced. Three counts of Wanton endangerment in the first degree, a class D felony in Kentucky carrying 1-5 years in prison, plus potential monetary fines Louisville BreonnaTaylor
Protesters — as expected with a decision such as this, the opposite of what family members and members of the public wanted — are angry.
A man just nearly pulled his gun in reaction. Crowd had to stop him. Louisville is on edge
Hundreds are marching through Louisville. Many are extremely upset with the decision and lack of manslaughter or murder charges BreonnaTaylor Louisville
Louisville grand jury indicts former officer Brett Hankison for three counts of wanton endangerment in BreonnaTaylor police shooting case. Two other officers on scene when Taylor was killed were not indicted. Bail for Hankison set at $15,000.
Grand jury indicts 1 officer on criminal charges 6 months after BreonnaTaylor fatally shot by police in Kentucky
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer has announced a curfew for Jefferson County that will last from 9 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. for the next 72 hours
Question: How much contact have you had with Cameron, Mayor Not much. Talked today. Are roadblocks infringing on 1st Amendment rights Mayor: No, the purpose . is to protect protesters
Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron will be announcing the decision in the fatal shooting of 26-year-old Breonna Taylor by Louisville police this afternoon at 1:30 PM (EDT)
10 month ago
The driver of an SUV plowed into a house at the home on Wysteria Village Drive off of Dixie Highway. The driver of the SUV jumped out and ran from the scene.
10 month ago
SUV crashes into a duplex home on Wysteria Village Dr. in Florence.
Police activity in Newport closes big daddy's liquors. Newport, Kentucky10 month ago
Police activity in Newport closes big daddy's liquors. Newport, Kentucky
protesters burning a flag in the street next to Jefferson Square Park chanting "No lives matter until Black Lives Matter
10 month ago
From @lmpd ahead of Breonna Taylor announcement (timing of announcement still tbd). Police say traffic/parking will be limited in downtown Louisville to ensure safety of those in the area as well those exercising First Amendment rights to protest #MorningRushATL
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