06.01.2020 DEATH IN LOUISVILLE—DAVID McATEE MURDERED—CONTINUED PROTEST GATHERING

Compiled by Michael R. Hicks, Lead Editor, TheLENS

Louisville Metro Police and Kentucky National Guard personnel shot and killed McAtee, “while breaking up a ‘large’ group early Monday morning outside Dino’s Food Mart on 26th and West Broadway in the Russell Neighborhood.

A statement from Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear:

Starting Saturday, May 31, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer implemented a curfew from 9 p.m. to 6:30 a.m., as protests and unrest have continued over the death of Breonna Taylor.

Lucas Aulbach of the Louisville Courier-Journal reported that Mayor Fischer dispatched 350 Kentucky National Guard to “maintain peace and protect critical infrastructure.”

Updated Tuesday June 2, 2020 1:31 am.

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