Travis McMichael admits Ahmaud Arbery never pulled out a weapon or threatened him

Travis McMichael admits Ahmaud Arbery never pulled out a weapon or threatened him


The man who shot dead Ahmaud Arbery testified Thursday that the 25-year-old black man never pulled out a weapon or threatened him in anyway during a chase through his Georgia neighborhood.

Testifying under cross-examination, Travis McMichael acknowledged that Arbery had indicated several times that he didn’t want to talk to him after McMichael repeatedly pulled up beside him in his pickup truck on Feb. 23 last year.

Defense attorneys for McMichael and the two other white men currently on trial for Arbery’s murder have argued their clients were lawfully trying to make a citizen’s arrest after suspecting Arbery of committing a crime.

Trending: BREAKING: HERO Student Tate Myre Was Killed Trying To Disarm Shooter

McMichael told jurors that Arbery’s demeanor had struck as him as suspicious when he pulled up alongside him in his truck.

Prosecutor

Continue reading

You Might Like

 

Join the conversation!

Please share your thoughts about this article below. We value your opinions, and would love to see you add to the discussion!

Thanks for sharing!
Send this to a friend