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  Three Ahmaud Arbery killers found guilty of murder
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Last EditedRP  Nov 24, 2021 01:27pm
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CategoryLegal Ruling
AuthorEmma Hurt
News DateWednesday, November 24, 2021 07:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionA jury on Wednesday found all three suspects guilty in the murder of Ahmaud Arbery, a 25-year-old Black man who was chased and shot while running in February 2020.

The big picture: Prosecutors only pursued the case after a video of the killing went viral in May 2020 sparking a national outrage. The case preceded the murder of George Floyd but Arbery's name, along with those of Floyd and Breonna Taylor, were at the center of last year's nationwide racial justice protests.

Of the 27 charges, there were only four not guilty verdicts.
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