Life sentence for murderers of a black runner in Georgia, Ahmaud Arbery

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Life sentence for murderers of a black runner in Georgia, Ahmaud Arbery” – below is their description.

Three white men who chased and shot a black man as he ran through their neighbourhood have been sentenced to life in prison for his murder.

Ahmaud Arbery, 25, was pursued and cornered by Travis McMichael, 35, his father Gregory McMichael, 66, and their neighbour William ‘Roddie’ Bryan, 52, on 23 February 2020 in Satilla Shores just outside the city of Brunswick, Georgia.

Sky News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - Sky News

Sky News is a British free-to-air television news channel and organisation. Sky News is distributed via a radio news service, and through online channels. It is owned by Sky Group, a division of Comcast. John Ryley is the head of Sky News, a role he has held since June 2006.

Recent from Sky News:

Monkeypox: What you need to know

Why expensive energy impacts everything

Queen asked to apologise for treatment of indigenous people in Canada

In This Story: Ahmaud Arbery

On February 23, 2020, Ahmaud Marquez Arbery, an unarmed 25-year-old African-American man, was fatally shot after being pursued and confronted by Travis McMichael and his father Gregory McMichael, who were armed and driving a pickup truck.

The shooting happened on a neighborhood street in Satilla Shores, a community near Brunswick in Glynn County, Georgia, USA and was recorded on video by a neighbor of the McMichaels, who was following Arbery in another vehicle.

3 Recent Items: Ahmaud Arbery

Georgia Declares February 23 Ahmaud Arbery Day

Ahmaud Arbery Day officially recognized in Georgia on 2nd anniversary of his death

LIVE: Trial Begins of Kentucky Officer Charged in Breonna Taylor’s Death

In This Story: Murder

Murder is the unlawful killing of another human without justification or valid excuse, especially the unlawful killing of another human with malice aforethought. This state of mind may, depending upon the jurisdiction, distinguish murder from other forms of unlawful homicide, such as manslaughter.

2 Recent Items: Murder

Man found guilty of attempted murder for machete attack on the tube

VERDICT Reached in Trial of Ryan Duke, Man Accused of Murdering Former Beauty Queen Tara Grinstead

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

Posting....