Court documents, newly uncovered video, and a timeline analysis by the New York Times suggest that Kyle Rittenhouse may have acted in self-defense when he shot three protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Riots and counterprotests led to shots being fired Tuesday night, with two people being killed while another was wounded.

Kyle Rittenhouse, a 17-year-old Illinois resident, was arrested and charged with first-degree intentional homicide in connection with the shootings.

A more complete picture of the events suggests Rittenhouse may have been actively engaged in defending his own life.

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