Nov. 20 (UPI) — Kyle Rittenhouse, the 17-year-old accused of fatally taking pictures two individuals and injuring a 3rd throughout anti-racism protests in Wisconsin, posted $2 million bail and was launched from jail Friday, authorities introduced.

“Kyle Rittenhouse’s bond was posted this afternoon at about 2 p.m., which was arrange via his legal professional,” Kenosha County Sheriff’s Sgt. David Wright stated in a press release. “He’s now not in custody on the Kenosha County Jail.”

Wisconsin Circuit Court docket Commissioner set Rittenhouse’s bail in a Nov. three listening to, saying he posed a flight danger.

Rittenhouse’s protection legal professional, Mike Richards, had requested for bail to be set at $750,000, arguing his consumer had no prior legal document and had surrendered himself to the authorities.

Rittenhouse, of Antioch, Sick., was arrested in September and indicted as an grownup on prices of being a fugitive from justice, first-degree intentional murder and first-degree reckless murder. He is accused of killing Joseph Rosenbaum, 36, and Anthony Huber, 26, and injuring Gaige Grosskreutz, 26, with an AR-15-style rifle close to the Civic Middle Park the place demonstrators had congregated to protest the police taking pictures of Jacob Blake.

Graphic video of the taking pictures captured on a cellphone exhibits Rittenhouse working down the road after having allegedly shot Rosenbaum as individuals ran after him. Whereas fleeing, Rittenhouse falls, at which level Huber makes an attempt to yank the rifle from {the teenager} who shoots him. Huber takes a couple of steps earlier than collapsing to the road.

Rittenhouse’s lawyer stated his consumer shot the three protesters in self-defense.