SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WMBD) — Gov. JB Pritzker has spoken out about the not-guilty verdict delivered Friday by a jury in the Kyle Rittenhouse case.

Rittenhouse was on trial and faced charges of homicide, attempted homicide, and recklessly endangering safety for killing two men and wounding a third with an AR-style semi-automatic rifle. Friday, he was found not guilty on all counts.

Pritzker took to Twitter to express his frustration, saying the two men who were killed, 36-year-old Joseph Rosenbaum and 26-year-old Anthony Huber, “deserved to be alive today. They deserved justice.”

“We must do better than this,” he said.

Read the full statement below:

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