Another arrest made in Dewey Street homicide investigation


On Wednesday, Hattiesburg police arrested Ebony Lambert for hindering prosecution in the ongoing homicide investigation of 63-year-old Deborah McGee.

Lambert, 40, is the niece of McGee, who has a child with Andrew Presley. Presley, 53, was charged on April 12 with hindering prosecution.

McGee was found dead in her Dewey Street home on March 25. Police orginally conducted a death investigation, but moved to a homicide investigation after finding evidence of murder.

The investigation is still ongoing, and no other information is available at this time.

Anyone with information pertaining to the case is asked to call the Hattiesburg Police Department or Metro Crime Stoppers at (601) 582-7867.