Father, son arrested and charged with murder in shooting of Georgia jogger


GLYNN COUNTY, Ga. (AP) — A white father and son accused of fatally shooting a black man on a residential Georgia street were taken into custody Thursday and charged with murder and aggravated assault after a national outcry that no arrests had been made, authorities said.

Gregory McMichael, 64, and Travis McMichael, 34, will be booked into the Glynn County Jail, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said in a news release.

Ahmaud Arbery was killed Feb. 23 just outside the port city of Brunswick.

The men who pursued him in a pickup truck told police they believed Arbery was a burglar.

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