Adam Carlson, People magazine

Adam Carlson

People magazine

Atlanta, GA, United States

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Recent articles by Adam:

How Donatella Versace Stepped Up to Run Brother’s Empire After He Was Murdered by a Serial Killer

The 1997 murder of designer Gianni Versace was so shocking for his family that, years later, they were still reeling, one friend tells PEOPLE → Read More

Did the Same Person Kill Two Missing Relatives Less Than a Year Apart?

Less than a year after her nephew Jeremiah Pittman vanished in North Carolina, Zilphia Lowery also disappeared — and then, like Pittman, she turned up dead → Read More

Amanda Knox Makes Her Instagram Public After 2 Years: ‘No More Hoarding All My Amazing Cat Videos’

Knox, whose conviction in the 2007 death of her roommate in Italy was notably overturned in 2015, said this week that she had made her Instagram public → Read More

Pa. Teen Appeals Prison Sentence for Murdering Friend and Taking a Smiling Selfie with His Body

A Pennsylvania teen will appeal his murder conviction and prison sentence for killing a friend two years ago — after which he took a selfie with his victim → Read More

The Jurors Who Acquitted O.J., Robert Durst, Michael Jackson and George Zimmerman Speak

The men and women of the juries in some of America’s highest-profile criminal trials are explaining themselves in Oxygen’s new true crime series The Jury Speaks → Read More

Teen’s Parents Speak Out on the Girlfriend Who Encouraged Their Son’s Suicide

Conrad Roy III’s parents are speaking out for the first time since the trial of his ex-girlfriend Michelle Carter, who encouraged his suicide in 2014 → Read More

Judge Explains Michelle Carter’s Involuntary Manslaughter Conviction in Her Boyfriend’s Suicide

A juvenile court judge in Massachusetts spent nearly 20 minutes explaining why he was about to find Michelle Carter guilty of involuntary manslaughter → Read More

Michelle Carter Found Guilty of Involuntary Manslaughter After Urging Her Boyfriend to Kill Himself

A Massachusetts judge has found Michelle Carter guilty of involuntary manslaughter after prosecutors alleged she encouraged her boyfriend to kill himself → Read More

A Kentucky Teen Vanishes from Her Family’s Driveway — Years Later, a Relative Is Accused

When Jessica Dishon vanished in September 1999 from the driveway of her family’s home in Sheperdsville, Kentucky, she left only a few things behind → Read More

Multiple People Reportedly Injured in Shooting at UPS Building in San Francisco

A shooting was reported Wednesday morning at a UPS facility in San Francisco, authorities tell PEOPLE → Read More

S.C. Serial Killer Describes His 7 Murders in Newly-Released Interrogation Video: ‘Like a Video Game’

On Friday, videos of South Carolina serial killer Todd Kohlhepp’s interrogation and the rescue of his only surviving victim, Kala Brown, were released → Read More

Two Men Named as London Terror Attack Suspects: One Is British Citizen Who Was ‘Known’ to Police

London police have identified two of the three men believed to be responsible for Saturday’s terror attack as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane → Read More

Mary Kay Letourneau Remains a Registered Sex Offender

Ex-teacher Mary Kay Letourneau, whose illicit affair with her 12-year-old student landed her in prison , remains on the sex offender registry in Washington → Read More

Mary Kay Letourneau’s Former Student Files for Separation from Her 21 Years After Illicit Affair

Mary Kay Letourneau and husband Vili Fualaau, with whom she began a sexual relationship when he was her sixth-grade student in Seattle in 1996, have legally separated and a reconciliation seems unlikely → Read More

Ariana Grande’s Mother Speaks Out After Deadly Manchester Concert Bombing: ‘I Stand with You’

Ariana Grande's mother is joining their family in speaking out against "evil" following a deadly bombing at Grande's concert in Manchester, England → Read More

Friend Shares Shock After a Fitbit Allegedly Helps Implicate Conn. Man in His Wife’s Murder

A friend of Connie Dabate’s opens up about her bizarre death in 2015 — which authorities claim was the work of her unfaithful husband, Richard → Read More

Witness Describes Domestic Dispute that Led Up to Shooting Rampage That Killed 8 in Mississippi

A witness to a shooting in Mississippi this weekend says he's "devastated" after a domestic dispute escalated into a rampage that left eight dead → Read More

Nearly $1M Raised for Portland Stabbing Victims as One of the Girls Being Harassed Gives Her Thanks

Nearly $1 million has been donated to multiple fundraisers in support of the victims of Friday’s train stabbing in Portland, Oregon → Read More

‘Devastated’ Ariana Grande Met by Family as She Arrives in Florida Following Concert Terrorist Attack

Ariana Grade is “crushed and devastated. She just wants to be with her family and loved ones right now,” a source tells PEOPLE → Read More

Fatalities Reported After ‘Serious Incident’ at U.K. Arena Where Ariana Grande Performed Monday

Police said a “serious incident” was reported at Manchester Arena in the U.K. on Monday night, where Ariana Grande was performing a concert → Read More