Louisville Police Department releases bodycam video showing ‘unintentional’ shooting of two teenagers


Kentucky police delivered body camera film on Friday, Walk 3, showing a Louisville Metropolitan Cop taking shots at two young people during an intruding call. The cop has been distinguished as Brendan Kaiser. The episode apparently occurred on February 20.

In the bodycam film, the Louisville cop should be visible moving toward the carport of an unfilled property in Chickasaw in the 800 block of S. 38th Road. As indicated by the division, the official had his firearm drawn on the grounds that he could hear development from inside the property and couldn’t say whether it was perilous.


On Friday, the office delivered the recording for public review and asserted that no one was harmed or harmed in the occurrence. The two young men, notwithstanding, referenced that they were harmed and looked into neighborhood emergency clinics to get clinical guide.

Louisville police delivered film on Friday catching a cop shooting two young people close to the carport of a vacant property
On February 20, a Louisville cop named Brendan Kaiser purportedly shot two teens, yet it was thought of “inadvertent.” He supposedly wound up shooting at them as they attempted to get away from the carport. The office expressed in a news discharge,

“They could hear development inside the carport and had drawn their weapon since they didn’t have any idea who was inside, the number of individuals that were inside, and whether the people were equipped.”
Kaiser was heard saying,

“They just attempted to get out. We will have numerous individuals. I just shut the carport entryway on them. I got them caught in. I believe they’re likely attempting to get through the window.”
Soon after that, the two teens, alongside two other young men, attempted to pursue away opening the carport entryways. As Kaiser attempted to pursue them down, his weapon went off. Another official who was available at the scene went to the back after the shooting however didn’t catch Kaiser discharging his weapon.

The young men guaranteed that they supported wounds and actually look at in for clinical help. The Louisville Police Office, nonetheless, asserted,

“Neither the officials nor the individual kept was harmed during the episode. Additionally, there was no proof present at the scene that would’ve prosecuted that anybody had been harmed.”
Notwithstanding, Sam Aguiar, the lawyer addressing the harmed teenagers, referenced that the Louisville cop had a background marked by utilizing inordinate power. He said,

“This official has a past filled with warning way of behaving. The office needs to make sense of quickly why his earlier occurrences didn’t fast restorative activity and preparing.”
In 2018, the Louisville cop was blamed for lethally shooting a man named Issac Jackson (42), who supposedly tossed a blade at him. Kaiser, nonetheless, was absolved of the charges.

He had likewise supposedly confronted a concise suspension and had been advised a few times for disregarding departmental strategies, including de-acceleration and “unseemly power” on an adolescent. As per his staff document, he had been denounced for a few episodes and was viewed as to blame. These episodes incorporated a few vehicle crashes and missing a trial.

LMPD required something like 11 days to deliver the body camera film. Notwithstanding, at first, the majority of the recording would be delivered in no less than 24 hours of the concerned occurrence. As indicated by the Louisville Police Division, the postponement happened on the grounds that the officials were leading meetings.

Angela Ingram, the LMPD Public Undertakings Chief, talked for the benefit of the division and said,

“LMPD has been straightforward from the outset of the examination. In the wake of sorting out the proof, the police division self-detailed that an official was engaged with a shooting, regardless of the people who were shot more than once denying they were where the shooting happened.”

A public interview occurred on February 21, where LMPD Vice president Paul Humphrey said that they are investigating the matter. He further referenced that, notwithstanding being shot, the two young men have been doing okay. He has not uncovered whether the young people will have to deal with any penalties. Specialists were additionally educated that a taken vehicle was recuperated from the scene.

While the youngsters griped and revealed the wounds they supported, the police asserted that the young men were giving “clashing proclamations.”

LMPD was at first chipping away at the examination prior to giving the case over to Kentucky State Police authorities. They are further giving the situation over to the Ward’s Lawyer’s Office to get it evaluated. As indicated by KSP Sgt. Matt Sudduth,

“KSP works with neighborhood policing to give help when mentioned. A choice was made after a conversation between the two organizations and in view of many elements, including the subtleties encompassing the occurrence, the quantity of open cases presently being examined by CIRT, the neighborhood post, work force accessibility, and administrations being mentioned.”
Brendan Kaiser was employed in 2016 and is at present on semi-voluntary vacation because of the continuous examination of the shooting.