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Crime Roommate, her boyfriend charged in death of missing Atlanta student

09:00  10 november  2019
09:00  10 november  2019 Source:   abcnews.go.com

New images capture missing college student on night she vanished

  New images capture missing college student on night she vanished Alexis Crawford is a 21-year-old senior at Clark Atlanta University.Alexis Crawford, a 21-year-old senior at Clark Atlanta University, was last seen at her off-campus apartment Oct. 30, according to her roommate, and her family reported her missing two days later when she failed to show up for class or work, police said.

Missing Atlanta student Alexis Crawford was found dead . Authorities on Saturday charged two people with malice murder in the death of an Atlanta college student who was missing for more than a week before her body was found, police said.

Missing Atlanta student Alexis Crawford was found dead . Authorities on Saturday charged two people with malice murder in the death of an Atlanta college student who was missing for more than a week before her body was found, police said.

This article contains information and details about alleged sexual assault and/or violence, which may be upsetting to some readers.

a man smiling for the camera: Alexis Crawford, a 21-year-old senior at Clark Atlanta University, was last seen at her off-campus apartment on Oct. 30, 2019.© Atlanta Police Department Alexis Crawford, a 21-year-old senior at Clark Atlanta University, was last seen at her off-campus apartment on Oct. 30, 2019.

Authorities on Saturday charged two people with malice murder in the death of an Atlanta college student who was missing for more than a week before her body was found, police said.

Barron Brantley, 21, and Jordyn Jones, also 21, were taken into custody and transported to Fulton County Jail, according to Atlanta police. Their charges came a day after police found the body of Alexis Crawford in a park in DeKalb County, Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields said at a press conference Friday.

Missing Clark Atlanta student found dead; roommate named as 1 of 2 suspects

  Missing Clark Atlanta student found dead; roommate named as 1 of 2 suspects A Clark Atlanta University student missing for more than a week has been found dead, Atlanta police said Friday. Alexis Crawford was last seen by family on Oct. 30. © Provided by CMG Corporate Services, LLCIn a news conference, Atlanta Police Erika Shields said Crawford said: Crawford's body was found in a park off Columbia Drive in DeKalb CountyPolice are securing arrest warrants for Crawford's roommate and the roommate's boyfriendCrawford previously reported unwanted kissing and touching from her roommate's boyfriend Family members told Channel 2 Action News that Crawford talks to someone in her family every day, no matte

ATLANTA - Atlanta Police said the 21-year-old Clark Atlanta University student missing since the end of last month is dead . Atlanta Police Chief Erica Shields called the update "absolutely heartbreaking” during a press briefing on Friday afternoon. Now, her roommate and her roommate 's

Clark Atlanta University Student Alexis Crawford as Roommate - Boyfriend Couple Arrested, Charged With Murder. At some point, Jones went looking for her boyfriend when she noticed the bathroom door was closed Missing Clark Atlanta University Student Alexis Crawford Found Dead

Jones was Crawford's roommate and led police to her body, Shields said. Brantley is Jones' boyfriend.

A medical examiner determined that Crawford died by asphyxiation, according to police.

Jones initially told police that she had last seen Crawford, a 21-year-old senior at Clark Atlanta University, on Oct. 30 at her off-campus apartment, according to a police report.

"Jordyn had been Alexis' friend and her roommate. ... The case has come to one of the saddest conclusions possible and has been absolutely heartbreaking," Shields said.

Shields said a motive had not yet been clearly established. However, she noted that Crawford filed a police report on Oct. 27 in regard to Jones' boyfriend, alleging unwanted kissing and touching by him.

Alexis Crawford filed a police report on unwanted kissing before she vanished

  Alexis Crawford filed a police report on unwanted kissing before she vanished A Clark Atlanta University student who was found dead in a park had filed a police report describing unwanted kissing and touching days before she went missing, authorities said. The man she filed the report against has now been charged with her murder. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); Alexis Crawford, 21, vanished from her off-campus apartment more than a week ago and was found dead in a park in nearby Dekalb County on Friday.

ATLANTA - Atlanta Police said the 21-year-old Clark Atlanta University student missing since the end of last month is dead . Atlanta Police Chief Erica Shields called the update "absolutely heartbreaking” during a press briefing on Friday afternoon. Now, her roommate and her roommate 's

A missing student at Clark University Atlanta was found dead Friday and authorities say her roommate and the roommate 's boyfriend will be charged in her death . Last Update 8 mins ago. Missing Atlanta college student found dead ; roommate , roommate 's boyfriend to face charges .

Investigators released several photos of Alexis Crawford, showing her inside a business in Southwest Atlanta prior to her disappearance.© Atlanta Police Department Investigators released several photos of Alexis Crawford, showing her inside a business in Southwest Atlanta prior to her disappearance.

Crawford was reported missing on Nov. 1 by her family after she didn't show up for class or work, police said.

Crawford's mother, Tammy Crawford, said she "seemed to be in good spirits and was laughing" during a FaceTime conversation with her and Alexis' sister around 3:30 p.m. on the last day she was seen, according to a police report.

"I just want you to come home and be safe," her younger sister, Alexandria Crawford, told reporters Monday. "I hope God is walking with you and please prevent any evil that comes her way -- and we're here for you."

It is unclear if either suspect has legal representation.

The president of Clark Atlanta University, George T. French, said the community will "mourn together."

French said he is working to make counselors will available for as long as possible.

This article contains information and details about alleged sexual assault and/or violence, which may be upsetting to some readers.

Resources to help survivors of sexual assault include the National Sex Assault Hotline (800-656-4673), and The Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network (RAINN) online hotline.

ABC News' Karma Allen contributed to this report.

Funeral held for slain Clark Atlanta University student Alexis Crawford .
The family and friends of Alexis Crawford gathered in Athens, Georgia, on Saturday to honor the memory of the 21-year-old Clark Atlanta University student who police say was killed by her roommate and her roommate's boyfriend.The family and friends of Alexis Crawford gathered in Athens, Georgia, on Saturday to honor the memory of the 21-year-old Clark Atlanta University student who police say was killed by her roommate and her roommate's boyfriend.

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