Man bonds out of jail, kills girlfriend next day

ATLANTA (CBS46) – A Hilton Atlanta Airport housekeeper was shot and killed by her boyfriend a day after he bonded out of jail on a battery charge.

According to police, Jerrell Berger walked into an Atlanta police precinct, Thursday, and told police he had just shot and killed his girlfriend, 35-year-old Stephanie Riddle.

When officers arrived at the hotel, hotel staff entered one of the rooms and discovered Riddle’s body.

Berger was booked into the Fulton County Jail and faces charges ranging from aggravated assault to false imprisonment and kidnapping.

 

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