While police are investigating the murder of Georgia’s Debbie Collier, a threatening letter purportedly from Collier’s daughter’s boyfriend has surfaced.
Collier, 59, of Athens, was reported missing on September 10. The next day, her naked and partially charred body was found in a ravine in a wooded area in Habersham County about 60 miles from her home.
On the day she went missing, Collier deposited $2,385 into her daughter Amanda Bearden’s Venmo account and wrote a message saying, “You won’t let me go, I love you, there’s a key to the house.” in the blue flower pot by the door.”
A Georgia mother who was found dead in a ravine the day after she texted her daughter in distress was naked with severe burns, according to the NY Post. Debbie Collier, 59, was 60 miles from home after she transferred $2,385 to her daughter on Sept. 10, along with a chilling note.@DonnyBrennan pic.twitter.com/YNTFSPkoet
— SNN (@SNNTV) 09/20/2022
Two weeks later, no one was arrested FoxNews.
Former MMA fighter’s chilling note could be a key clue in Georgia Mom’s Murder: Report
“If you or your family ever come near me again, I will hurt them,” the note said.
“Have a nice life, you lying a**b****. Don’t ever contact me again!!!” the note also said.
The note was brought to the attention of police during a May 2021 domestic violence investigation involving Bearden and Giegerich.
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According to police documents, Bearden claimed that Giegerich broke into her home and assaulted her. He was later charged over the incident and ordered to stay away from Bearden, who was also accused of lying to police about not breaking into the house, according to the Post.
According to the Post, Giegerich said police took his phone and Bearden’s after Collier’s body was found.
“They interrogated us all. The people who are closest [Debbie] are sort of considered suspects right now,” he said.
Following the May 2021 incident, Giegerich was banned from contacting Bearden again, but was charged in September 2021 violate this prohibition. In January this year, he pleaded guilty to the domestic violence charges and was placed on probation for 12 months.
In August he was arrested on probation for violence and sentenced to six days in prison.
A New York Post report, citing an Athens-Clark County police document, said police wrote in 2021 that Giegerich and Bearden had “a violent family relationship.”
Bearden also has a record that includes a battery charge in 2012 that was traced to disorderly conduct and a parole violation in 2013.
A neighbor of the Colliers said there was “a commotion at the house” over the weekend of Collier’s disappearance New York Post.
“Someone is coming to visit at the weekend [and] in the evening, and there is loud screaming and fighting,” said the neighbor, whose name was not given, adding that the guest was a younger woman.
This article originally appeared on The West Journal.
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