Opening statements took place Tuesday in the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse, who shot three men, killing two of them and wounding the third, during riots in Kenosha, Wisconsin last year.
Rittenhouse and his defense team argued he fired in self-defense after the men attacked him during the rioting.
Here are the charges against Kyle Rittenhouse.
First-degree reckless homicide, use of a dangerous weapon – Not Guilty
— This felony charge is connected to the death of Joseph Rosenbaum, the first man Rittenhouse shot.
First-degree recklessly endangering safety, use of a dangerous weapon – Not Guilty
— This felony charge is also connected to the Rosenbaum shooting. McGinnis told investigators he was in the line of fire when Rittenhouse shot Rosenbaum.
First-degree intentional homicide, use