Man charged with firing 'warning shot' before Rittenhouse shootings re-arrested
Posted: Feb 1, 2022 1:01 PM CDT
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- The man charged with firing off a 'warning shot' before the Kyle Rittenhouse shootings was re-arrested in court Monday, Jan. 31.
Joshua Ziminski is charged with arson and disorderly conduct, use of a dangerous weapon.
Police say he fired a gun in the air shortly before Rittenhouse shot the first protester.
His trial was scheduled to start Monday but according to court records, he intimidated a witness who was in the courtroom to testify.
Ziminski was arrested, and his bond increased from $1,000 cash to $14,000 cash.
The trial is now delayed until March 28.