February will mark one yr since Ahmaud Arbery’s life ended at solely 26 years outdated when he was killed whereas jogging in broad daylight by a white man, Gregory McMichael, and his son Travis McMichael. Rapper Frequent is now honoring Arbery’s life by gifting away free trainers in Brunswick, Georgia, which is the place Arbery was fatally shot.
Based on The Atlanta Journal Constitution, on Dec. 18, Frequent visited the Boys & Women Membership’s Elizabeth Correll Teen Middle in Brunswick. TMZ experiences that he joined Arbery’s household to provide the presents in honor of Ahmaud’s reminiscence.
The 48-year-old tweeted with a photograph, “#JusticeForAhmaud: Internet hosting a particular shoe drive in honor of Ahmaud Arbery out in Brunswick, Georgia. Due to everybody who got here out. God Bless.”
On February 23, Gregroy and Travis McMichael chased Arbery in a pickup truck after they noticed him jogging via their neighborhood. Travis McMichael received right into a scuffle with Arbery the place they wrestled over McMichael’s gun, which discharged a deadly shot. One other man, William Bryan, adopted them and recorded the incident.
The McMichaels have been arrested and charged with homicide and aggravated assault on Might 7, which was 73 days after Arbery was killed. They declare the capturing was in self protection, and that they went after Arbery pondering he was a robber after he stopped briefly in entrance of a house that was below building.
Bryan was charged with felony homicide and felony try and commit false imprisonment fees. He was denied bond as nicely. He additionally faces potential hate crime fees and is at the moment below investigation for sex crimes.
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