Posts tagged with "Aeman Lovel Presley"

Report: Suspected serial killer decided to stop killing after Decatur murder

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt April 20, 2015

The Associated Press has uncovered new information in court filings about a suspected serial killer accused of fatally shooting a woman in Decatur on Dec. 6. The AP report says that Presley told investigators he was remorseful after the Decatur murder and decided to quit murdering people to pursue an acting career. Aeman Lovel Presley was scheduled to have […]

Suspected serial killer indicted

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt February 6, 2015

A man accused of murdering at least four people has been indicted for two of those murders, the DeKalb County District Attorney’s office says. Aeman Lovel Presley, 34, is accused of murdering Karen Pearce, a hair stylist from Smyrna who was shot in downtown Decatur on Dec. 6, and the murders of three homeless men, Dorian Jenkins, on […]

Report: Suspected serial killer showed remorse for Decatur murder

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt January 7, 2015

Aeman Lovel Presley stands accused of killing at least four people, but detectives say there’s only one murder he regrets, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution. The AJC reports that Presley waived his preliminary hearing on Tuesday, Jan. 6. Police say he’s a serial killer. One of his alleged victims, Karen Pearce who was murdered in […]

Annexation, cityhood is the top story of 2014

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 30, 2014

Readers voted with their eyes in 2014 and we published the list of most-read stories on Dec. 26. Their list isn’t all that different from ours. In addition to page views, we also considered each story’s overall impact on the community, both in the short and long term. The biggest stories of 2014 are …. […]

The most-viewed stories of 2014

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 26, 2014

It was a busy year for Decaturish. The website received 1.6 million page views and had more than 450,000 unique visitors since February. Here are the most-viewed stories of 2014, from top to bottom. 1) APD releases video of vehicle that hit cyclist Cyclists around the country were outraged after the driver of a red Doge […]

Suspected serial killer gets 2 month MARTA suspension for not paying fare

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 17, 2014

This story has been updated.  The man in Fulton County jail accused of murdering at least four people won’t be allowed to ride on MARTA for two months, effective Dec. 19. Aeman Lovel Presley, 34, is currently in Fulton County Jail and is being held without bond. Detectives are still investigating in this case and […]

‘Very violent’ – Police answer questions about suspected serial killer

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 16, 2014

This story has been updated.  Police say Aeman Lovel Presley began opening up to them after his arrest at the Georgia State MARTA station on Dec. 11. He had a gun, police said. His statements led investigators to allege he is a serial killer responsible for the deaths of four individuals over a four month period. And […]

Suspected serial killer allegedly confessed to Decatur murder

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 15, 2014

This story has been updated.  A suspected serial killer accused of murdering four people confessed to killing a woman in downtown Decatur, according to a document obtained by The arrest warrant alleges that while he was in police custody, Aeman Lovel Presley, 34, confessed to killing Karen Pearce, 44, on Dec. 6. Pearce, a Smyrna resident […]

Serial killer? Man accused of Decatur, Atlanta murders

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 12, 2014

This story has been updated. The murder of a woman in downtown Decatur and two homeless men in Atlanta may be the work of a serial killer. Aeman Lovel Presley is accused of murdering Karen Pearce on Dec. 6 as she left a restaurant in downtown Decatur. Atlanta police announced Presley’s arrest on Dec. 12 […]

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