Clip of the shooting at the protest in Austin Texas from Hiram Gilberto on FB pic.twitter.com/VFbzqfoSff— Anthony Martino (@anthonyfartino) July 26, 2020
Garrett Foster, the Black Lives Matter supporter who was shot and killed tonight in Austin, TX, was interviewed with his AK47.— Ian Miles Cheong (@stillgray) July 26, 2020
BREAKING: Austin police have confirmed that two people opened fire during a shooting in which a man identified as Garrett Foster was killed at a downtown protest. Investigators are still trying to determine what charges they may face.— Tony Plohetski (@tplohetski) July 26, 2020
UPDATE: Officials believe one shooter was the driver of a car, and the other was in the crowd and may have opened fire on the car as it drove away. The investigation remains fluid, but this is the account police have right now of what happened. https://t.co/kQzX6VGl2c— Tony Plohetski (@tplohetski) July 26, 2020
BREAKING: APD and news reports now confirming that Garrett Foster did NOT fire or even point his gun.— Chad Loder (@chadloder) July 26, 2020
Foster, a military veteran, had his rifle slung around his shoulder while he pushed his quadriplegic wife through a crosswalk in her wheelchair. https://t.co/qRVWaJQRue
Obviously there’s still a lot of speculation as to what happened last night that led to the shooting but bottom line — what the fuck? Absolutely unreal that this shit is happening in Austin. Just sad.