LITTLE ROCK, Ark. —The Little Rock Police Department have announced that the son of the mother that was found dead Saturday morning has been charged with her death.
According to police, officers were called to the home Brush Creek Avenue at 8:25 a.m.
When officers arrived, they found the son standing outside the residence.
A woman, 37-year-old Shondra Miller, was found dead inside the home with a gunshot wound to her head.
The suspect has been identified as 16-year-old Kaelon Presley.
He has been charged with first degree murder and tampering with physical evidence.
Police believe this is an isolated incident and that there is no threat to anyone else in the area.
Update to this mornings homicide on Brush Creek Ave. As a result of the investigation, the juvenile son of the victim was charged in the death of his mother. This investigation is ongoing. pic.twitter.com/nOmpiYqhwy
— Little Rock Police (@LRpolice) December 15, 2019
This is Little Rock’s 41st homicide of the year, according to police. The investigation is ongoing, according to police.