The daughter of murdered Georgia mom Debbie Collier has a historical past of mendacity to police and violent lovers tiffs along with her live-in, MMA fighter boyfriend who says the pair have been ‘interrogated’ over her mom’s killing.
Amanda Bearden, 36, advised police that her mom mysteriously despatched her a $2,000 Venmo cost with the cryptic be aware ‘they don’t seem to be going to let me go’ in one among her ultimate acts.
Collier, 59, was discovered lifeless, bare and her physique burned, tied to a tree on September 11 in Athens, Georgia.
Nobody has been arrested for her brutal killing and there’s no indication that both Bearden or her boyfriend, Andrew Giegerich, are being thought-about suspects.
The pair live collectively once more in Athens, Georgia, regardless of their earlier home disputes and restraining orders.
DailyMail.com noticed them leaving their house this week because the investigation into Debbie’s brutal killing gathers tempo.
Police have now dominated out kidnapping and suicide as attainable causes of the girl’s demise, and are actually targeted on arresting her killer.
Amanda Bearden, 36, leaves her house in Athens, Georgia, on Friday September 23. Police are but to rule anybody out within the homicide of her mom, Debbie Collier
Amanda’s live-in boyfriend, former MMA fighter Andrew Giegerich. He has complained about them being ‘interrogated’ by police
In Might final yr, police intervened within the couple’s relationship after Amanda phoned 911, claiming Andrew had ‘damaged in’ to the home to beat her. She confirmed them pictures of bruises on her arms and shoulders to show it.
Debbie Collier, 59, was discovered bare and tied to a tree in a ditch on September 11, two days after she was final seen by anybody
She was nevertheless arrested for a falsely reporting a housebreaking, after police decided he was dwelling within the house and had full entry to it, in accordance with The New York Submit.
Andrew was arrested on battery costs and the pair had been ordered to remain aside.
Giegerich has complained that the pair had been lately ‘interrogated’ by police over Debbie’s demise.
‘The [police have] interrogated all of us. The people who find themselves closest to [Collier] are type of checked out as suspects proper now,’ he advised the Submit.
Debbie lived along with her husband Steven at their house in Athens.
On September 10, her husband Steven reported her lacking, claiming that he hadn’t seen her since 9pm the earlier night time at their house.
Neighbors heard preventing and screaming coming from the home the night time earlier than she vanished.
Debbie along with her daughter in an previous Fb photograph. Amanda claims that her mom despatched her $2,385 on Venmo with a be aware suggesting she had been kidnapped on the day of her demise. Police have dominated out kidnapping
Bearden’s boyfriend Andrew Giegerich was arrested in Might 2021 for battery (mugshot, left). He’s proven in 2017 (proper) throughout his MMA fighter days
Debbie’s husband Steven reported her lacking on September 10. He advised police he final noticed her at 9pm the earlier night time, however that they slept in separate rooms due to his loud night breathing
Amanda is pictured leaving her house on Friday. In a earlier interview, she stated ‘somebody’ killed her mom
Police survey the crime scene the place Debbie Collier’s physique was present in a ditch on September 11
Police then tracked the automotive Debbie had been driving – a rented SUV employed as a result of her personal car was present process repairs – to a wooded ravine 60 miles from her house. Her bare physique was discovered there, charred and tied to a tree.
The precise explanation for her demise stays unconfirmed.
When questioned, Bearden advised police that she final noticed her mom the night time earlier than she vanished, and that all the pieces was regular. She obtained the Venmo message the day her mom was reported lacking.
In an interview with CBS after her mom’s physique was discovered, Amanda appeared shaken and struggling to talk.
‘My mother was my all the pieces. Anyone took my entire world from me. She was a wonderful, form, giving girl. She did not deserve this,’ she stated, her head and fingers shaking.
Police haven’t but dominated out anybody as suspects.
Debbie had turned her automotive in for servicing and was driving a rented SUV when she died.
That automotive was outfitted with a GPS monitoring system that led police to her physique after her husband reported her lacking on September 10.
It was discovered 60 miles from the couple’s modest house, the place they lived quietly.