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All Three Men Found Guilty of Murdering Ahmaud Arbery

Written by Good Black News

November 24, 2021

The verdicts have just come in.

Jurors found Travis McMichael guilty of murder Wednesday for chasing and fatally shooting Ahmaud Arbery, a 25-year-old Black man, as he jogged last year through a neighborhood in Glynn County, Georgia.

Ahmaud Arbery

McMichael now faces a maximum sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole. Jurors convicted him of one count of malice murder and four counts of felony murder.

Gregory McMichael, Travis McMichael’s father, has been found guilty of felony murder.  McMichael now faces a maximum sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole.

William “Roddie” Bryan Jr., one of three men, who filmed what they did to Arbery, has been found guilty of felony murder.

Bryan now faces a maximum sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole.  Jurors convicted him of felony murder but acquitted him of the malice murder charge.

Any other outcome would itself been criminal.

Read more: https://www.cnn.com/us/live-news/ahmaud-arbery-killing-trial-verdict-watch-11-24-21/index.html

Original article source: https://goodblacknews.org/2021/11/24/all-three-men-found-guilty-of-murdering-ahmaud-arbery/ | Article may or may not reflect the views of KLEK 102.5 FM or The Voice of Arkansas Minority Advocacy Council

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