All 3 Defendants Found Guilty of Murdering Ahmaud Arbery
Ahmaud Arbery’s killing became part of a larger national reckoning on racial injustice after the graphic video leaked online two months later.
This article was republished here with permission from The Associated Press, however it is no longer available to read on Snopes.com.
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — All three men charged in the death of Ahmaud Arbery were convicted of murder. The jury reached its decision after more than 10 hours of deliberations following a trial in which prosecutors argued that the defendants provoked a confrontation with Arbery and defense attorneys said their clients were acting in self-defense. Father and son Greg and Travis McMichael grabbed guns and jumped in a pickup truck to pursue the 25-year-old Black…