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June 13, 2020

Rayshard Brooks Was Fatally Shot By Atlanta Police Officers In A Wendy’s Drive-Thru

Rayshard Brooks Was Fatally Shot By Atlanta Police Officers In A Wendy’s Drive-Thru

Rayshard Brooks was shot and killed by Atlanta Police Officers in a Wendy’s Drive-thru on Friday Night. 

CNN reports that Brooks, 27, was resisting arrest and struggled for one of the officer’s taser. Around 10:33 p.m, police officers responded to a 911 call of a man sleeping in a parked car in the drive-thru, causing other customers to drive around it. They then proceeded to give Brooks a sobriety test and he failed. 

Witnesses said that one of the officers drew his Taser in which Brooks grabbed and then another officer shot him. Watch the video below

Brooks was taken to the hospital where he died. An investigation is currently taking place by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

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