Posts tagged with "X’avier Arnold"

Guilty: Defendants in Kirkwood bike trail murder case sentenced to life in prison

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 19, 2015

A jury has convicted and sentenced two men charged with killing a U.S. Army reservist in on a bike trail Kirkwood in 2013. According to WSB-TV, jurors found Qutravius Palmer and Zion Wainwright guilty of the crime and sentenced both to life in prison. To read the full story, click here. Prosecutors say in December 2013 Wainwright, […]

Trial of suspects accused of murdering X’avier Arnold gets underway

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 12, 2015

Two men accused of murdering a U.S. Army reservist in Kirkwood are standing trial this week. Police allege that Qutravius Palmer and Zion Wainwright attempted to rob X’avier Arnold, his girlfriend and another friend in December of 2013 while they were walking along a trail near the Pullman Yard in Kirkwood. Prosecutors say when Arnold, a […]

Never forgetting – Friends, family remember man murdered along bike trail

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 26, 2014

X’avier Arnold died one year ago on Dec. 26, shot to death during a robbery along a bike trail near the Pullman Yard. Arnold’s girlfriend, Xenia, said it was a day much like Dec. 26, 2014, cool and bright. The day was winding down when Xenia was walking down the trail with Arnold and their […]

Trial delayed in bike trail murder

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 15, 2014

The case against two people charged with murdering an Army reservist on a bike trail Kirkwood has hit another snag. Qutravius Palmer and Zion Wainwright are accused of murdering X’avier Arnold on Dec. 26, 2013 while was walking with friends on a bike trail near the Pullman Yard. Both have pleaded not guilty. Nearly a year later, […]

Trial date set in bike trail murder

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt October 13, 2014

The two suspects accused of robbing and murdering an Army reservist in Kirkwood will stand trial in December. Qutravius Palmer and Zion Wainwright will stand trial on Dec. 9, according to Margie Yondorf, Vice President of the Kirkwood Neighbors’ Organization.  The trial will be held in DeKalb County courthouse in courtroom 6B. The prosecutor will be from […]

Man who witnessed bike trail murder drowns

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt June 12, 2014

This story has been updated.  A key witness in the murder of an Army reservist on a Kirkwood bike trail has drowned. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources confirmed that Ibrahim Sanusi, 22, was among four people in the metro area who drowned over the weekend. Three people drowned in Lake Lanier, and one drowned […]

Hearing – Bike trail shooting suspects enter plea

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt June 9, 2014

Two suspects accused of murdering an army reservist on a Kirkwood bike trail pleaded “not guilty” to the charges on Monday, June 9. Fulton County District Attorney spokesperson Yvette Jones said there was a plea and arraignment hearing Monday morning for Qutravius Palmer and Zion Wainwright. “Defense attorneys for the two defendants waived formal arraignment and […]

Court date – Hearing set in bike trail murder

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt April 30, 2014

Two defendants accused of murdering a man on bike trail in Kirkwood will face a judge this June. Qutravius Palmer and Zion Wainwright are accused of murdering X’avier Arnold during a robbery attempt in December. Wainright hasn’t been named because he was a juvenile at the time of his arrest. The Fulton County District Attorney’s office says […]

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