At 10:33 pm Friday night, an unarmed black male was shot dead by Atlanta police. Officers were responding to a Wendy's employee complaining about a man sleeping in their parking lot.
When police arrived they gave the man a field sobriety test in which he failed.
According to GBI, witness report one officer drew his taser and the man grabbed it and started running.
That is when police chased him then shot him down.
The man died at a local hospital following emergency surgery.
He has been identified as Rayshard Brooks, age 27, of Atlanta Georgia.
When the GBI finishes its investigation, the case will go to the Fulton County District Attorney.