A video of an Atlanta police officer shooting a black man three times at the back on Friday night has surfaced online. HGS Media Plus reports.
According to reports, the 27-year-old man identified as Rayshard Brooks slept inside his car in a Wendy drive-thru which made other customers to drive around him.
HGS Media Plus learnt that the Bureau of investigation dispatched two police officers at about 10:30pm to the wendy’s on Friday night to conduct a sobriety test on brooks.
The decreased was said to have been struggling and tried to resist arrest which made one of the officer to bring out a taser.
Report also gathered that the black man during the struggle with the police officers grabbed the taser from one of the officers and ran away.
As seen in the first video captured by a civilian who witnessed everything, Rayshard could be seen struggling on the ground with the two police officers over the taser
Rayshard immediately stood up and started running with the taser but was unfortunately shot three times at the back.
Another CCTV video footage was released by Georgia Bureau of Investigation showing the moment the said officer shot Rayshard from behind.
One officer was also treated for an injury and has been discharged.
An ongoing investigation is being conducted by the Bureau, said to turned over to the Fulton County District Attorneys for review.
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