KSP: Investigation Of State Fair Incident Ongoing

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(Louisville, KY) - Kentucky State Police continue to investigate a situation that caused panic at the Kentucky State Fair. 

KSP says juveniles setting off firecrackers and yelling "shooter" caused Saturday night's situation.

Troopers arrested two adults and cited several juveniles following the heightened level of activity. Police are investigating a report of a single gunshot fired into the air.

LMPD Investigating Videos Involving Officers At State Fair

(Louisville, KY) - Louisville Metro Police is investigating several videos from the Kentucky State Fair posted to social media. 

One video apparently shows a Metro officer trying to get a large crowd under control in front of the Kentucky Exposition Center on Saturday night.

 

Another appears to show an officer throw someone to the ground before that person is repeatedly punched. 

 

It's not yet known if either situation was connected to reports of shots fired at the fairgrounds Saturday night.

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