By Associated Press and Snejana Farberov For Dailymail.com
Published: 21:21 GMT, 20 November 2020 | Updated: 21:43 GMT, 20 November 2020
Illinois gunman Kyle Rittenhouse, 17, who is charged with killing two people during a Black Lives Matter protest in Wisconsin, posted $2million bail today and was released from custody.
Rittenhouse is accused of fatally shooting Joseph Rosenbaum and Anthony Huber and wounding Gaige Grosskreutz during a demonstration August 25 that followed the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha. He posted bond through his attorney at about 2pm, Kenosha County Sheriff’s Sgt. David Wright said.
Rittenhouse, of Antioch, Illinois, told police he was attacked while he was guarding a business and that he fired in self-defense.
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Kyle Rittenhouse, 17, who is charged with killing two people during a protest in