Atlanta DA Officially Charges Officer in Case of Rayshard Brooks


This afternoon, City of Atlanta District Attorney Paul Howard officially announced charges for the two officers involved in the fatal shooting of Rayshard Brooks, who was fleeing from police when shot in the back. The officer who fired his gun, Garrett Rolfe, is facing 11 charges including felony murder. The second officer, Devin Brosnan, will be facing lesser charges including aggravated assault, and has agreed to cooperate with authorities.

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