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Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody was indicted and arrested on a felony charge for destroying video evidence related to the Javier Ambler case.

This story has been updated to include information from two press conferences on Monday afternoon.

Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody has been indicted and arrested on a felony charge for destroying video evidence related to the death of Javier Ambler, a Black man who died in custody last year, according to local reports.

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By Stacy Fernández, The Texas Tribune

Travis County District Attorney Margaret Moore will not bring two significant officer use-of-force cases to a grand jury before she leaves office this year, her office said Wednesday.

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Javier Ambler died in the custody of Williamson County sheriff's deputies.

Body cam footage of an attempted arrest by the Williamson County Sheriff's Office shows a black man telling deputies "I can't breathe" before he died in custody.
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Javier Ambler died in the custody of Williamson County sheriff's deputies.

Footage of the death of Javier Ambler, a black man who died in custody of Williamson County sheriff's deputies in March 2019, has been deleted by Live PD, the reality TV show that filmed the encounter.

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