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2020-06-18T07:30:01+00:00

Police officer charged with murder in shooting of Rayshard Brooks

Garrett Rolfe, the police officer who shot Rayshard Brooks three times at a Wendy's parking lot in Atlanta on June 12, was charged with felony murder. After Brooks, a 27-year-old black American man, was shot in the back twice, Rolfe said: "I got him".

Devin Brosnan, the second officer who was at the scene, was charged with aggravated assault and has agreed to be a state's witness. He has been put on administrative duty.

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