Antioch Police Department via APKyle Rittenhouse, seen Aug. 26, 2020, in Antioch, Illinois, is accused of killing two people during a riot in Kenosha, Wisconsin. (Antioch Police Department via AP)
In a stunning act of journalistic malpractice, a Salt Lake City reporter for ABC News tracked down and ambushed a local paramedic at his home in order to question him about an alleged donation of $10 to the legal defense fund of Kyle Rittenhouse.
Rittenhouse fatally shot two people during a riot in Kenosha, Wisconsin, last year while he fled a physical confrontation. The 17-year-old is accused of homicide, and his defense maintains that he acted in self-defense.
His trial has become highly politicized by the ascendant protest movement, and establishment media such as The Guardian have attempted to paint his peaceful arrest as evidence of police racism. (Rittenhouse is white.)
The Salt Lake reporter, Jason Nguyen, apparently agrees with