Agents with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation have arrested the man who filmed the deadly shooting of Ahmaud Arbery.
William “Roddie” Bryan Jr., age 50, was booked on charges of Felony Murder & Criminal Attempt to Commit False Imprisonment. The charges stem from the February 23, 2020 shooting that resulted in the death of Arbery. He will be booked into the Glynn County Jail.
Bryan’s attorney has said a lie detector test proves he didn’t participate in the alleged crime.
Under the charge of ‘felony murder,’ an accomplice may be found guilty of murder.
This case is being investigated in by District Attorney Joyette Holmes of the Cobb County District Attorney’s Office.
— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) May 19, 2020
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— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) May 20, 2020