Jacob Blake, 29, has been hospitalised following serious health condition after the police shooting late Sunday afternoon.
– Shooting of Jacob Blake has left the man in critical hospital conditions.
– Governor Evers calls for action on police shooting of Jacob Blake.
Blake’s father told the news media concerning the Kenosha shooting on Monday that his son was out of surgery and in stable condition but he is still at the hospital.
A video circulating on social media showed Blake walking toward the driver’s side of a grey SUV followed by two officers with their guns drawn and pointed at his back. Seven gunshots can be heard as Blake, who appears to be unarmed, opens the car door.
The police are yet to report on what spiked the shooting itself.
The Governor of Wisconsin, Tony Evers has not turned a blind eye on the shooting of Jacob Blake. He issued comments as soon as protesters took to the streets in Kenosha and clashed with police, demanding action from elected officials in Wisconsin “who have failed to recognize the racism in our state and our country for far too long.”
“While we do not have all of the details yet, what we know for certain is that he is not the first Black man or person to have been shot or injured or mercilessly killed at the hands of individuals in law enforcement in our state or our country,” Evers said demanding action on police shooting of Jacob Blake.