What Coastal Georgia’s legal and law enforcement community failed to do in two and half months, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation accomplished in roughly 48 hours this week.

Travis McMichael, 34, and his father Gregory McMichael, 64, were led in handcuffs Thursday night from their Satilla Shores home by GBI agents, arrested in connection with the Feb. 23 shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery. Both men are charged with felony murder and aggravated assault.

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