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Garrett Rolfe Bond Hearing, Ex-Cop Charged with Rayshard Brooks’ Murder

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TMZ’s live streaming his bond hearing.

Rolfe has been holed up at the Gwinnett County Jail in Georgia since being arrested, but will be brought to the Fulton County courthouse Tuesday to ask the judge to be let out of jail on bond.

Next, Rolfe claims there is ‘significant evidence that proves he was legally justified in using deadly force in this case.

‘ In the docs, Rolfe argues that Brooks committed multiple felonies ‘in resisting lawful arrest’ — including firing the TASER at him — and Brooks’ actions justified Rolfe’s use of deadly force ‘if he reasonably believed that Mr.

He claims the Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard ‘has declared that a TASER is a deadly weapon under Georgia law.

Finally, Rolfe argues he should be granted bond so he has an opportunity to help his lawyers prepare for the case, adding the D.

Brooks had been speaking with Rolfe, along with officer Devin Brosnan, before Rolfe tried to arrest him and a struggle ensued.

Video of the incident shows Brooks had obtained one of the officers’ Tasers and was attempting to flee following a failed breathalyzer test, and that’s when Rolfe opened fire on him .

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Howard announced 11 charges against Rolfe, including felony murder and multiple acts of aggravated assault.

While announcing the charges, Howard said Rolfe kicked Brooks while he lay dying, and added he doesn’t believe Rolfe feared for his life .