ATLANTA/Raw Story — The indictment of former Glynn County District Attorney Jackie Johnson, accused of giving special treatment to the men charged with the murder of Ahmaud Arbery, “was a very huge win,” Arbery’s mother said Friday.
NEW: District Attorney Jackie Johnson has been INDICTED for her role in covering up the murder of Ahmaud Arbery and shielding the assailants from prosecution. She is accused of violating her oath of office and obstructing police.https://t.co/ucUiajQyt3 pic.twitter.com/hyvohPxxgt
— chris evans (@chris_notcapn) September 2, 2021
“I’m very thankful we got an indictment,” Wanda Cooper said during a virtual press conference with Arbery’s father and the family’s lawyers. Cooper and her ex-husband, Marcus Arbery, thanked Attorney General Chris Carr for bringing the case against Johnson and said the AG had kept in constant contact with them during the grand jury investigation. “He’s a man of his word,” Ar…