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Richard Merritt Wanted for the Alleged Murder of His Mother Shirley Merritt

ID #19-34 Richard Merritt Wanted
Richard Merritt Wanted for the Alleged Murder of His Mother Shirley Merritt

Richard Merritt Wanted for the Alleged Murder of His Mother Shirley Merritt

ID #19-34

ID #19-34 Richard Merritt Wanted

Richard Merritt Wanted for the Alleged Murder of His Mother Shirley Merritt

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. – Police are searching for a man wanted for murder in the stabbing death of his mother in DeKalb County.

Police said they responded to a call about a person dead in Stone Mountain on Saturday.

Shirley Merritt was found stabbed to death inside her home.

The alleged suspect has been identified as Richard Merritt, 44, Shirley Merritt’s son. Police have issued a murder warrant for Richard Merritt.

He is described as 5 feet 10 inches tall and 175 pounds with blue eyes and brown hair.

Police believe he may be in his mother’s 2009 Lexus RX350. The car is brown and has a Georgia tag with plate number #CBV6004.

If you know his whereabouts.

Send us a Tip at: [email protected] or

Call us at 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) or

Text us at (408)355-0999

For an immediate sighting, please dial 9-1-1

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Fugitivos en 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448)

o texto en 408-355-0999

o enviar un correo electrónico a [email protected],

si usted sabe su paradero.

Si usted ve esta persona en este momento, llame al 9-1-1

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