Capital murder arrest made in Dewey Street homicide case


On Thursday, Hattiesburg police charged Andrew Presley with capital murder in the homicide investigation of 63-year-old Deborah McGee.

Presley, 53, is the father of McGee's niece's child.

Jordan Stewart, 53, also was arrested and charged with hindering prosecution, as was Ebony Lambert.

McGee was found dead in her Dewey Street home on March 25. Police originally conducted a death investigation, but changed that to a homicide investigation after evidence showed signs of murder.

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