BRUNSWICK, Ga. (CBS News) — The three men convicted in‘s murder were sentenced Friday to life in prison. Travis McMichael, 35, and his father Gregory McMichael, 66, were sentenced to life without the possibility of parole.
Their neighbor William “Roddie” Bryan, 52, will have to serve 30 years of his life sentence before he’s eligible for parole. The three men, all of whom are White, wereREAD MORE: in November for the killing of Arbery, a 25-year-old Black man.Fulton DA drops charges against man attacked by Alpharetta K9 during an arrest
Arbery was shot and killed in February 2020 while jogging in a neighborhood in Brunswick, Georgia. The shooting was captured on cellphone video, which the jury viewed during theREAD MORE: .R. Kelly sentenced to 30 years in prison on federal sex trafficking charges
At the sentencing hearing on Friday, lead prosecutor Linda Dunikoski asked Superior Court Judge Timothy Walmsley to give Travis McMichael and Gregory McMichael life without the possibility of parole. Dunikoski asked for Bryan to receive life with the possibility of parole.Judge halts construction of recycling plant in Stonecrest