GLYNN COUNTY, Ga. — The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has ARRESTED Gregory McMichael and his son Travis McMichael for the murder of Ahmaud Arbery.
Both Gregory McMichael and Travis Mcmichael were charged with murder and aggravated assault. Gregory and Travis McMichael were taken into custody and will be booked into the Glynn County Jail.
Their accomplice William Bryan, who filmed the incident, has also been charged but has yet to be arrested.
Gregory & Travis McMichael have been arrested for the murder of Ahmaud Arbery. There will be a press conference tomorrow morning at 9 AM in Brunswick, GA (1 Conservation Way). https://t.co/jBhe4eIpeW pic.twitter.com/PEsOdnyXdR— GA Bureau of Invest (@GBI_GA) May 8, 2020
On February 23, Arbery, 25, was in the Satilla Shores neighborhood in Brunswick when both Gregory and Travis McMichael confronted Arbery with two firearms. During the encounter, Travis McMichael shot and killed Arbery. WATCH THE VIDEO
This case is being investigated in partnership with District Attorney Tom Durden.