Murder charge filed against man who recorded video of Ahmaud Arbery shooting

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

William “Roddie” Bryan Jr. booking photo

BRUNSWICK, GA (WRDW/WAGT) -- A third man is being charged in connection with the Ahmaud Arbery case.

The GBI charged William “Roddie” Bryan Jr., 50, with felony murder and criminal attempt to commit false imprisonment.

Bryan, according to various reports, was the man who recorded the video of the incident that was leaked to social media.

The video quickly went viral, leading to nationwide protests of the shooting and the GBI becoming involved in the case.

GBI investigators have also charged Gregory and Travis McMichael with murder and aggravated assault in connection with the case.

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