BREAKING: Protestor Shot in Austin By Someone Driving Through Crowd, 'Appears to Be Fatal' (VIDEO) https://t.co/cBn0dRsGJM pic.twitter.com/2FrXYyWUx0— Cassandra Fairbanks (@CassandraRules) July 26, 2020
Austin Police say that the man who was shot was carrying a rifle and may have approached the vehicle. A protester has been shot and killed in Austin, Texas, by a driver whose car had been blocked in at an intersection. The incident was captured on Facebook Live. It appears that the crowd was blocking traffic and possibly surrounding the car prior to the shooting. “Someone got out of their car and shot one of the protesters,” the livestreamer said.