Atlanta college student Alexis Crawford was choked to death, dumped in park, police say
Authorities say Alexis Crawford and her roommate Jordyn Jones had a physical altercation and Jones' boyfriend intervened and choked Crawford to death.Authorities say 21-year-old Alexis Crawford and her roommate, Jordyn Jones, were fighting in their off-campus apartment early Oct. 31 when Jones' boyfriend, Barron Brantley, intervened and choked Crawford until she died.
The man accused in the murder of a Clark Atlanta University student was in court Friday morning and a judge decided he will stay in jail until next year.
On Thursday, Barron Brantley's girlfriend
Defense attorney for— Tyisha Fernandes (@TyishaWSB) put in a motion to waive her prelim hearing that was supposed to happen today. Her case will be indicted & her next court date is 2/10/20. I'm still in the courtroom waiting for her BF to face the judge (bond hearing & prelim)
Brantley and Jones, both 21, are each charged with felony murder in the Oct. 31 death of Clark Atlanta senior Alexis Janae Crawford.
Hearing set for man charged in Alabama woman’s disappearance
A man charged in the disappearance of a missing Alabama college student is due in court for a hearing that could reveal some evidence about the case. Court records show a Lee County judge has scheduled a preliminary hearing for next Wednesday for 29-year-old Ibraheem Yazeed. His lawyers requested the appearance.
Crawford, 21, of Athens, was reported missing Nov. 1, two days after her family last spoke with her. Her body was found Nov. 8 in a DeKalb County park, ending a weeklong search.
Crawford and Jones got into a physical fight, court documents state. Brantley also got involved in the fight, documents say. "As a result of the physical altercation, Barron Brantley choked the victim until she was deceased," an Atlanta Police Department report says.
According to Jones' arrest warrant, Jones also smothered Crawford with a black trash bag."Afterwards Jones and Brantley placed Alexis Crawford in a plastic bin and transported her body to Exchange Park in Decatur, GA, where they placed her body in the woods," the police report says.
Information from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution was used in this report
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