Boston University Student Killed In Murder-Suicide In Georgia

Boston University Student Killed In Murder-Suicide In Georgia

August 30, 2019 5 By Stanley Isaacs


YESTERDAY IN A FIREFIGHT, HE WAS HIGHLY DECORATED AND A 13 YEAR VETERAN OF THE ARMY. A BOSTON UNIVERSITY STUDENT KILLED AT HER HOME IN GEORGIA IN AN APPARENT MURDER SUICIDE, POLICE BELIEVE IT WAS HER OWN MOTHER THAT MURDERED HER AND HER BROTHER. THEIR BODIES WERE FOUND LAST NIGHT, TONIGHT, THE CAMPUS IS IN SHOCK. JULIA McDONALD HAS THE STORY TONIGHT. Reporter: THE RISING JUNIOR WAS DUE BACK IN BOSTON DAYS FROM NOW, TONIGHT HER FRIENDS AND FELLOW MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF JOURNALISTS ARE REMEMBERING ERIN EDWARDS AS AN AMBITIOUS AND OUTGOING YOUNG WOMAN WITH A BRIGHT FUTURE. JUST WEEKS BEFORE SHE WAS SET TO BEGIN HER JUNIOR YEAR AT BOSTON UNIVERSITY, THE 20-YEAR- OLD WAS FOUND DEAD IN HER MOTHER’S HOME IN GEORGIA, POLICE SAID A YOUNG WOMAN AND HER 24-YEAR-OLD BROTHER, CHRISTOPHER HAD SUFFERED GUNSHOT WOUNDS. THE MOTHER, MARCIA EDWARDS WAS ALSO DEAD, IT APPEARS WHO HAS A WOUND THAT WAS SELF-INFLICTED. THE SOURCE TOLD OUR SISTER STATION IN ATLANTA, POLICE FOUND THE THREE BODIES AFTER MARCIA EDWARDS EX-HUSBAND REQUESTED A WELLNESS CHECK AT THE HOME WHEN HE BECAME WORRIED ABOUT ONE OF THE ADULT CHILDREN. 56-YEAR-OLD, MARCIA EDWARDS HAD A DOCTORATE IN MEDICINE AND OLD A MEDICAL CONSULTING BUSINESS. BOSTON UNIVERSITY TOLD WBZ, ERIN EDWARDS WAS AN ACTIVE STUDENT WITHIN THE COLLEGE OF COMMUNICATION AND KNOWN TO MANY ON CAMPUS, THE UNIVERSITY IS IN THE PROCESS OF NOTIFYING STUDENTS AND FACULTY CLOSE TO EDWARDS OF THIS AWFUL TRAGEDY. ACCORDING TO HER SOCIAL MEDIA