Kyle Rittenhouse cried as he delivered testimony on Wednesday in the trial in which he is accused of killing two men and wounding another in 2020 during protests over a police shooting in Kenosha, Wis.
– And did you get back? Were you able to go in a northerly direction?
KYLE RITTENHOUSE: I wasn’t.
– Describe what happened.
KYLE RITTENHOUSE: I– once I take that step back, I look over my shoulder. And Mr. Rosenbaum– Mr. Rosenbaum was now running from my right side.
Um, and I was cornered from– in front of me with Mr. Ziminski. And there were– [GASPS] [SOBS]
There were people right there. [SOBS]
– Take a deep breath, pal.
KYLE RITTENHOUSE: [SOBS] Then what I– [GASPS] That’s when I run– [SOBS] [GASPS]
– We’re gonna just take a– it’s time for our break anyway. You can just relax for a minute, sir.
We’re going to take a break, about 10 minutes. And please don’t talk about the case during the break, read, watch, or listen to any account of the trial.