Father and son charged with murder in Ahmaud Arbery shooting

Gregory McMichael, 64, and his son Travis McMichael, 34, have been arrested for the fatal February shooting of Ahmaud Arbery, the Georgia Bureau of Investigations announced Thursday.

Both were charged with murder and aggravated assault.

Arbery, who was black, was jogging through a Glynn County neighborhood on Feb. 23 when the McMichaels, who are white, began chasing him in a pickup truck.

They told police they thought he was responsible for recent burglaries in the neighborhood, although no such crimes were reported in the weeks before the shooting.

The arrests came two days after a video emerged showing Travis McMichael holding a shotgun as he confronted the unarmed Arbery in the street.

There is a scuffle, three shots are fired, and Arbery stumbles and falls to the ground.

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