Prosecutors Decline to Charge Kenosha Officer Who Shot Jacob Blake

Kenosha County District Attorney Michael Graveley announced Tuesday that officer Rusten Sheskey will not face criminal charges for shooting Jacob Blake in the back seven times, leaving him paralyzed from the waist down. “It is my decision now, that I announce today before you, that no Kenosha law enforcement officer in this case will be charged with any criminal offense based on the facts and the laws,” Graveley announced four months after the shooting. “So it is our decision that no charge will be filed. I’m gonna also tell you—just…

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