Louisville police chief fired after law enforcement kills local restaurant owner.

  • David McAtee, the owner of a Louisville barbecue restaurant, was shot and killed amid what Louisville officials said was an exchange of gunfire.
  • The shooting involved metro police and members of the Kentucky National Guard.
  • The police chief was fired by Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer upon learning that the police officers involved in the shooting had not activated their body cameras.
  • McAtee’s death comes two months after Louisville police officers shot and killed another black resident, Breonna Taylor, 26, as she slept in her bed, after the officers burst into the home to execute what city officials call a “no-knock” warrant.