(CNN)New FBI infrared aerial surveillance video played successful tribunal Wednesday appears to amusement Kyle Rittenhouse moving toward a parking batch wherever Joseph Rosenbaum was standing, revealing never-before-seen moments earlier an enactment that led to the fatal shooting of Rosenbaum.
The video is the archetypal portion of grounds showing what took spot earlier antecedently known video of Rosenbaum chasing Rittenhouse moments earlier helium was shot.
The video was changeable from precocious above, and it's hard to intelligibly separate the identities of the 2 men running. During his testimony, Det. Martin Howard with the Kenosha Police Department confirmed the identities of the 2 men successful the last fewer seconds earlier the shooting.
Prosecutors had antecedently said the infrared surveillance video could amusement that, astatine slightest astatine immoderate constituent during the nighttime of the fatal shootings, it was Rittenhouse who was pursuing Rosenbaum.
Rittenhouse's attorney, Mark Richards, argued Rosenbaum chased Rittenhouse.
Prosecutors played astir 10 videos successful tribunal Wednesday that, taken together, showed what happened before, during and aft Rittenhouse killed 2 men and wounded different successful Kenosha. Rittenhouse, present 18, has pleaded not blameworthy to 7 charges, including first-degree intentional homicide, first-degree reckless homicide and first-degree attempted intentional homicide.
In opening statements, the prosecution said grounds would amusement Rittenhouse chased down and fatally changeable Rosenbaum, 36, and past changeable astatine 3 different radical who tried to face what they believed to beryllium an progressive shooter. However, Richards said Rittenhouse acted successful self-defense, describing Rosenbaum arsenic the aggressor and the others arsenic portion of a "mob."
Most of the facts of what happened that nighttime are not up for statement -- rather, the bosom of the proceedings is the investigation of Rittenhouse's actions and whether they tin beryllium considered "reasonable."
The unit successful Kenosha, a metropolis of astir 100,000 people, came amid a tense summertime of protests and unrest arsenic masses of radical denounced how American constabulary treated Black people. On August 23, 2020, a Kenosha constabulary serviceman changeable Jacob Blake, a 29-year-old Black man, multiple times successful the back. The ensuing nationalist choler led to incidents of unit and demolition that nighttime and the adjacent night, pushing immoderate radical to limb themselves and instrumentality the community's information into their ain hands.
Rittenhouse fired an AR-15-style limb 8 times successful each during the unrest: 4 shots astatine Rosenbaum, who was unarmed; 2 shots astatine an unarmed chartless idiosyncratic who kicked Rittenhouse; 1 fatal changeable astatine Anthony Huber, who deed Rittenhouse with a skateboard; and 1 changeable astatine Gaige Grosskreutz, who was holding a gun, according to prosecutors.
Series of videos amusement idiosyncratic fired a gunshot earlier Rosenbaum was killed
In the grainy caller video, Rittenhouse is moving rapidly on a sidewalk by himself. The sidewalk leads to a parking lot, wherever Rosenbaum is positioned adjacent to a clump of parked cars.
Richards, Rittenhouse's attorney, alleges that Rosenbaum was successful the parking batch mounting a Duramax connected fire.
"As Kyle (Rittenhouse) ... comes to the Duramax, this individual, Mr. Rosenbaum, begins to travel retired of his hiding place," said Richards, pointing to Rosenbaum successful the video.
Howard confirmed the attorney's connection portion connected the stand. He besides confirmed that Rosenbaum was wearing a mask.
Richards argued that Rosenbaum "was successful hiding" arsenic Rittenhouse arrived astatine the parking lot, which Howard confirmed.
Rittenhouse slows down successful the video, and determination appears to beryllium immoderate benignant of exchange, but determination is nary audio of the moment.
Howard confirmed this was close astir the clip erstwhile Rittenhouse could beryllium heard yelling "friendly, friendly, friendly" connected different witnesser video.
"And it does not dissuade Mr. Rosenbaum, correct?" Richards said.
"Correct," Howard responded.
Rittenhouse continues to determination successful the aforesaid absorption helium was moving previously, and Rosenbaum starts to pursuit Rittenhouse.
The caller surveillance video is portion of a bid of videos played during Rittenhouse's transgression proceedings Wednesday that amusement a antithetic idiosyncratic fired a gunshot successful the aerial seconds earlier the teen fatally changeable Rosenbaum successful Kenosha, Wisconsin, past August.
That archetypal changeable was fired by Joshua Ziminski, Howard testified. About 2.5 seconds later, Rittenhouse, 17 astatine the time, changeable an unarmed Rosenbaum 4 times successful a parking lot, sidesplitting him, Howard said. There were different 3 shots, the videos show, but Howard said investigators inactive bash not cognize who fired those.
Ziminski, 36, has separately been charged with disorderly behaviour utilizing a unsafe weapon, arson and obstructing an officer, and helium has pleaded not guilty, tribunal records show. A transgression ailment says helium admitted to firing a "warning shot" successful the aerial that night.
What the videos showed
The videos, immoderate of which were graphic, came from antithetic angles and from a assortment of witnesses astatine the scene.
The archetypal batch of videos showed the archetypal shooting successful which Rosenbaum chased Rittenhouse and threw a container astatine him. A gunshot past went off, and Rittenhouse past changeable Rosenbaum 4 times. Prosecutors showed graphic video of Rosenbaum lying connected the crushed with a caput coiled arsenic radical tried to supply aesculapian aid.
While the video was playing successful the courtroom, Rittenhouse's caput was pointed downward, not watching the video.
Prosecutors past played antithetic videos of radical who pointed retired Rittenhouse arsenic helium ran from the shooting country and yelled that helium had conscionable changeable a man. A assemblage started to pursuit Rittenhouse, who fell and past fired 4 much rounds, the videos show.
In 1 video, taken earlier successful the nighttime by Daily Caller exertion Richie McGinniss, Rittenhouse said helium was retired connected the streets serving arsenic a medic and that the different equipped individuals were determination to support him.
"Our occupation is to support this concern and portion of my occupation is to besides assistance people," Rittenhouse said. "If there's idiosyncratic hurt, I'm moving into harm's way. That's wherefore I person my rifle, due to the fact that I request to support myself obviously. I besides person my med kit."
Koerri Washington, who live-streamed the unrest successful Kenosha past August, testified astatine the commencement of Wednesday arsenic prosecutors played a video helium took connected the nighttime of the shootings. He testified that Rosenbaum had been acting "erratic" and Rittenhouse was concatenation smoking and appeared tense that night.
Det. Howard testified that helium examined Rittenhouse erstwhile helium turned himself successful the time aft the shootings.
Howard noted that Rittenhouse had a half-inch scratch supra his near eyebrow, a tiny chopped connected the wrong of his little lip, a 2-inch scratch beneath his near collarbone, immoderate redness to the close broadside of his belly button, a 2-inch scratch connected his near forearm, redness connected his close forearm, redness astatine the extremity of his close thumb, a scratch connected his backmost adjacent his near enarthrosis leaf and 2 bumps connected the backmost of his head.
Friend who purchased limb testifies
Dominick Black, a 20-year-old person who was dating Rittenhouse's sister, testified Tuesday arsenic the archetypal witnesser successful the proceedings and said helium purchased an AR-15 firearm for Rittenhouse successful what prosecutors called a "straw purchase."
Rittenhouse was excessively young to acquisition and person a gun, but helium gave Black funds to bargain the firearm, Black testified.
On August 25, 2020, Black and Rittenhouse each took a limb and ammo and went to downtown Kenosha to effort to support a car dealership called Car Source, wherever astir six oregon 7 different equipped radical had gathered. Black climbed atop the extortion of the dealership that nighttime due to the fact that helium felt being connected the crushed was excessively dangerous, helium testified.
At 1 point, helium heard gunshots spell disconnected successful the region astatine an country wherever Rittenhouse was.
"I didn't judge the gunshots were really his until I got a telephone call. I answered it and helium conscionable said, 'I changeable somebody, I changeable somebody,' and past hung up close away," Black testified.
Rittenhouse returned to the dealership "freaking out," airy and sweaty, Black said. They near Kenosha and drove to Rittenhouse's location successful Antioch, and Rittenhouse surrendered to constabulary the adjacent morning.
Black has been charged with 2 counts of intentionally giving a unsafe limb to a idiosyncratic nether the property of 18 causing death, according to tribunal records. He has pleaded not guilty. He testified Tuesday that helium hoped taking the basal would pb to leniency successful his case.
CNN's Carma Hassan and Brad Parks contributed to this report.