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Arbery’s Killers Found Guilty of Murder in Racially Charged Case

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  • Travis McMichael, his father and neighbor faced nine charges
  • Arbery case became rallying cry for social-justice advocates
WATCH: Georgia Superior Court Judge Timothy Walmsley announces the verdict.

All three White men charged in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery last year were convicted of murder by a jury in Georgia.

Arbery’s father let out a whoop as the first guilty verdict was read out by the judge, who stopped and asked for quiet. The jury’s finding follows a two-week trial over the February 2020 shooting, which was captured on video.