A Georgia special prosecutor announced Tuesday that murder charges will be dismissed against two Atlanta police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Rayshard Brooks in June 2020
Both acted in accordance with well-established law and were justified in the use of force given the situation."
The announcement comes two years after Brooks, a 27-year-old black man, was shot and killed outside a Wendy's restaurant after arguing with two police officers who were trying to arrest him for DUI.
and fled, according to prosecutors. As he fled, he turned and fired the stolen Taser at Rolf,
including body camera footage, surveillance video from Wendy, and cell phone video from a witness.