crime: spree arson, vehicular murder killed: 1 destroyed: 1 home February 22, 2017 Brain Injured Homeless Austin Kelligan Charged With Arson Then Murder By Vehicle A homeless, jobless brain injured teen awaiting trial for burning down an abandoned home August 7 for no apparent reason faces murder charges after his crime spree extends to running over a pedestrian an unprovoked argument. Brain injury apparently explains his terroristic behavior of destruction for no obvious motive.
- 2/22/2017 crime: murder crash: car hit pedestrian deliberate killed: 1 suspect: mentally challenged teen charged with murder Mentally impaired homeless teen charged arsonist charged with murder after man deliberately hit by car, killed after argument on I-85 ramp, police say [homeless man would have no drivers license or car] Charlotte NC WYFF Greenville Charlotte Observer reports that teen is homeless, mentally impaired Feb 23, 2017 David Earl Brannon, 46, was struck by a vehicle and killed around 10:15 p.m. on southbound I-85 near exit 42, Sugar Creek Road. Austin Kelligan, 19 ...David Earl Brannon, 46, was struck by a vehicle and killed around 10:15 p.m. on southbound I-85 near exit 42, Sugar Creek Road. Austin Kelligan, 19, has been charged in in Brannon’s death.. homeless advocates said Kelligan is well-known to them as an extremely vulnerable teenager with mental impairment due to a brain injury. Both his long-term and short-term memory have been affected, they said. He is unemployed and has been living on the streets for months, they said.He is unemployed and has been living on the streets for months, may have been an altercation near the road Man hit, killed on I-85 near Charlotte, suspect charged - WSPA.com David Earl Brannon was hit by a vehicle and killed around 10:15 p.m. Wednesday night. Investigators say there may have been a fight near the road before the man was struck by one or more vehiclesTeen charged with murder after man hit, killed on I-85 ramp, police say WYFF Greenville Arrest made after man hit, killed by truck on I-85 following argument WSOC Charlotte Man charged with murder after pedestrian hit on I-85 | WCNC.com 1 day ago - Police are investigating after a man was hit and killed on I-85 in northeast ... Police chargedAustin Kelligan, 19, with the murder of 46-year-old ..Arrest made after man hit, killed by truck on I-85 following argument ...wsoctv Brannon was pronounced dead at the scene and police announced Thursday morning that they had arrested 19-year-old Austin Kelligan and ... Teen Charged With Murder After Man Fatally Struck On I-85 - WCCB 1 day ago - Police were conducting a death investigation on I-85 near West Sugar Creek Road ... Austin Kelligan West Sugar Creek road David Brannon.Man Arrested in Connection to Death of Pedestrian in Charlotte twcnew Austin Kelligan, 19, is charged in the death of 46-year-old David Brannon. Police say Brannon died after being hit by a vehicle driving along ... police said that Brannon was in an argument with someone before he died. They have not confirmed that Kelligan is that person. Kelligan is now charged with murder. Teen is homeless, jobless and disabled – and now he’s charged with murder charlotte observer Investigators say they found Kelligan at the scene of the incident and that he volunteered to cooperate. .. Brannon may have been involved in a fight with someone he knew prior to being hit by a vehicle. August 2016 article in the Richmond County Daily Journal reported that he was facing charges there for allegedly starting a structure fire that resulted in injuries for a firefighter. The article said Kelligan, who was then 18, set fire to an abandoned house in East Rockingham on Aug. 7. Kelligan was living in Rockingham at the time of the fire, records show. He was arrested Aug. 12 and charged with burning an uninhabited dwelling and arson resulting in serious injury to a firefighter. trial date of March 6