Three Men Found Guilty in Murder of Ahmaud Arbery

Last week, a jury found three men guilty on multiple murder counts and other charges in the death of 25 year old Ahmaud Arbery. The verdict delivered by the jury consisting of nine white women, two white men and one black man came after more than 11 hours of deliberation spanning two days and followed eight days of testimony from 23 witnesses. Travis McMichael was guilty of malice murder, four counts of felony murder, two counts of aggravated assault, false imprisonment and criminal attempt to commit a felony.

His father Gregory McMichael was not guilty of malice murder but guilty on the other eight counts, the McMichael’s neighbor William ‘Roddie’ Bryan Jr. is guilty of three counts of felony murder, one county of aggravated assault, false imprisonment and criminal attempt to commit a felony. Their attorneys are expected to appeal and a sentencing date has not been set.