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Kentucky - chronological order

Reordered events in chronological order
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## Louisville
### Police smashing water bottles | May 31st
Police arrived in a truck and both smashed and stole milk and water that protesters were freely distributing. When questioned about this, Mayor Fischer initially said that LMPD had found flammable liquids and chemicals among the materials. This was later walked back.
id: ky-louisville-1
**Links**
* [Video evidence](https://twitter.com/nataliealund/status/1266877181164089349)
* [89.3 WFPL reporting the mayor's response](https://twitter.com/WFPLNews/status/1266923468102262784)
### Police shoot rubber bullets at reporter | May 30th
A policeman advances on, and fires pepper rounds at, a reporter on live tv in the middle of a calm environment. The officer faced "administrative reassignment" but has not been named, fired, arrested or charged.
......@@ -21,16 +11,6 @@ id: ky-louisville-2
* [Same video, different source](https://twitter.com/greg_doucette/status/1266557059606163456)
* [Victim's response](https://twitter.com/KaitlinRustWAVE/status/1268218653104693248)
### Louisville police swarm and beat a man screaming on the ground | Believed to be June 1st
A man was using a leafblower to clear teargas from the protest area. Police claimed, without evidence, that the leafblower was "filled with bleach" to injure police.
id: ky-louisville-3
**Links**
* [Video and reddit thread](https://reddit.com/r/PublicFreakout/comments/gutezm/multiple_kentucky_state_police_troopers_tackled/)
### Young woman shot in the head by a rubber bullet | May 30th
A young woman was injured by a rubber bullet she took to the head.
......@@ -42,6 +22,16 @@ id: ky-louisville-4
* [Video](https://twitter.com/shannynsharyse/status/1267015577266249728)
* [Photo of Victim](https://twitter.com/shannynsharyse/status/1266631722239766528)
### Police smashing water bottles | May 31st
Police arrived in a truck and both smashed and stole milk and water that protesters were freely distributing. When questioned about this, Mayor Fischer initially said that LMPD had found flammable liquids and chemicals among the materials. This was later walked back.
id: ky-louisville-1
**Links**
* [Video evidence](https://twitter.com/nataliealund/status/1266877181164089349)
* [89.3 WFPL reporting the mayor's response](https://twitter.com/WFPLNews/status/1266923468102262784)
### Police shoot at cars in traffic from overpass | May 31st
Several police officers shoot from an overpass at cars stuck in traffic. Bystander reports at least one car window broken.
......@@ -52,6 +42,16 @@ id: ky-louisville-5
* [Video](https://twitter.com/Itz5500Gillz/status/1267454024288292867)
### Louisville police swarm and beat a man screaming on the ground | Believed to be June 1st
A man was using a leafblower to clear teargas from the protest area. Police claimed, without evidence, that the leafblower was "filled with bleach" to injure police.
id: ky-louisville-3
**Links**
* [Video and reddit thread](https://reddit.com/r/PublicFreakout/comments/gutezm/multiple_kentucky_state_police_troopers_tackled/)
### Restaurant owner shot and killed | June 1st
During protests, shots were fired by an unknown shooter. Police returned fire, shooting and killing a resaurant owner. Their bodycams were switched off at the time, and as a result the Lousiville chief of police has resigned. Louisville metro police has released a CCTV video which they claim shows McAtee firing a gun, but no gun is visible in the video.
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