Adam Carlson, People magazine

Adam Carlson

People magazine

Atlanta, GA, United States

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Recent articles by Adam:

Man Who Allegedly Abducted Former Stepdaughter and Fathered Her 9 Kids Now Facing Kidnap Charge

Henri Piette, who allegedly held Rosalynn McGinnis captive for nearly 20 years after abducting her from school, has been indicted on federal charges → Read More

5 Years Later, Newtown Victim’s Sisters Put Letters in Her Stocking for Santa to Take to Heaven

The Christmas season is still hard for Alissa Parker, five years after daughter Emilie was killed along with 25 others in the Sandy Hook school massacre → Read More

Ky. Lawmaker's Wife Blames Reporter for His Suicide After Allegation He Molested Teen Girl

"I am confident if that little greasy reporter had not done what he did my husband would be alive right now," Rebecca Johnson told The Today Show → Read More

How a Victim's Dad Was Inspired to Fight Back Against Sandy Hook Conspiracy Theories

In 2014, Pozner founded the Honr Network to combat conspiracy theories and other abusive behavior online that targets the survivors of mass tragedies → Read More

2 People, Not Students, Reportedly Killed in Murder-Suicide at Penn State Satellite Campus

Two people were killed Wednesday afternoon in a shooting at the Pennsylvania State University Beaver campus in Monaca, Pennsylvania, PEOPLE confirms → Read More

Boyfriend of Pregnant Woman Killed for Her Baby Reacts to Suspect's Confession

Ashton Matheny wasn't in court to watch Brooke Crews confess to killing Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind, but he believes it shows Crews "knew she messed up" → Read More

Man Gets Life for 'Near Decapitation' of Wealthy Lover — Which He Covered Up with Girlfriend

Meza, 27, was sentenced on Monday to life in prison for murdering Jake Merendino, wealthy older boyfriend, in 2015 → Read More

PEOPLE Explains: The Mystery of Who Massacred 8, Including a Family, on Fishing Boat in Alaska

It's not a mystery how the Coulthurst family and a group of deckhands were killed on the Investor on Sept. 6, 1982 — but who did it and why? → Read More

New Mexico High School Shooting: 3 Dead, Including Suspect

Three people, including the suspect and two students, in a Thursday morning shooting at Aztec High School in New Mexico → Read More

Ashley Wagner, More Figure Skaters Discuss Tonya Harding and I, Tonya Ahead of Winter Olympics

Olympic skaters weigh in on the infamous Tonya Harding figure skating scanda → Read More

See Scandal's Scott Foley as Convicted Killer Jeffrey MacDonald, Who Maintains His Innocence

Scandal actor Scott Foley plays Jeffrey MacDonald, whose murder convictions have made headlines for decades, in a new TV movie on Investigation Discovery → Read More

'This is a Tragic Situation': Defense Speaks After N.Y. Hunter Kills Woman He Mistook for Deer

"Tragic" is how the attorney for a New York hunter is describing a shooting in which, authorities said, the hunter killed a woman he mistook for a deer → Read More

CIA Experiments, Conspiracies and a Mysterious Death: Inside Netflix's New True Crime Series

Netflix's docuseries Wormwood mixes fiction and nonfiction to investigate the mysterious death of scientist Frank Olson and his connection to the CIA → Read More

N.Y. Hunter Charged with Manslaughter After Shooting Woman He Thought Was a Deer: Authorities

Thomas Jadlowski faces a charge of second-degree manslaughter after an incident in which he allegedly shot and killed a neighbor he mistook for a deer → Read More

Drew DeVoursney's Mom Speaks on Updates in Belize Slayings

The investigation into the unsolved slayings of an American and his Canadian girlfriend in Belize now includes a person of interest in the U.S. → Read More

Erik Menendez Describes Alleged Fight with Parents Before Their Brutal Double Murder: 'I Felt Like My Life Was Over'

The same night that Erik and Lyle Menendez shot their parents with 12-gauge shotguns, the brothers allegedly got into a violent altercation with them → Read More

Cape Cod Murderer, Who Maintains His Innocence, Breaks Silence on Slaying of a Single Mom

An ex Massachusetts trash collector is speaking out on broadcast TV for the first time since he was convicted of raping and murdering Christa Worthington → Read More

Oscar Pistorius' Sentence for Murdering Girlfriend Is More Than Doubled: Reports

Pistorius's prison sentence for murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013 has been reportedly extended to 15 years, minus time served → Read More

Relative of First Manson 'Family' Victim Speaks Out After Cult Leader's Death: 'About Time'

History remembers Gary Hinman as the first official Manson family victim — killed in July 1969 by a few of Charles Manson's cult followers at his behest → Read More

Cult Leader Charles Manson Doesn't Have Any Known Relatives: Official

Notorious cult leader Charles Manson doesn't appear to have relatives on file with prison officials, meaning his body is likely to be left in state custody → Read More