Rayshard Brooks (Dead-Shooting) Bio, Age, Family, Investigations

Rayshard Brooks
Rayshard Brooks

Rayshard Brooks Bio-Wiki

This is what you need to know about the late Rayshard Brooks. He was an African American man who lost his life after he was shot by Atlanta police on June 12, 2020. The incident took place at Wendy’s drive-thru line.

Rayshard Brooks Age

Brooks was 27 years old.

Rayshard Brooks Shooting Incident

Brooks lost his life after two police officers received a complaint at Wendy’s restaurant on University Avenue that he was asleep in his car at a drive-thru.

According to the police officers, they gave him a sobriety test, which he reportedly failed, after which they tried to place him into custody.

“During the arrest, the male subject resisted and a struggle ensued. The officer deployed a Taser,” GBI spokeswoman Nelly Miles said.

Brooks reportedly managed to take the Taser away from the officer and began running away from the two police officers. They began chasing him down and eventually fired 3 shots. Brooks was taken to the hospital where he died from gunshot woods.

Rayshard Brooks Family

Brooks’ family is yet to release their statement on the matter however our team is working hard to reach them. Following weeks of demonstrations across the world against racism and police brutality, Brooks’ death has not been left behind with many taking to social media and streets do demand justice for Brooks.

The demonstrations have been triggered by the death of George Floyd who died in police custody after a police officer was recorded kneeling on Floyd’s neck for more than 8 minutes until he lost his life.

Police Officers Involved

One of the officers involved in the shooting sustained an injury which he was treated for and was later discharged from the hospital