CANTON, Ga. (AP)– A Georgia guy accused of eliminating 8 people at 3 Atlanta-area massage therapy organizations was begging guilty in Cherokee Area on Tuesday, wishing for a sentence of life without parole to the first four of the shooting fatalities.
” All of the evidence that was gathered with regard to Cherokee Region, your honor, came to the exact same conclusion, that this crime was not inspired by a prejudice or hate versus Eastern Americans. Long then drove south to Atlanta, where he fired and also eliminated three women at Gold Medspa before going across the road to Aromatherapy Health facility and fatally shooting an additional female, authorities have actually said. Those killed at the Cherokee County health facility were: Xiaojie “Emily” Tan, 49; Daoyou Feng, 44; Delaina Yaun, 33; and also Paul Michels, 54. By then, Long’s parents had actually called authorities to assist after acknowledging their son in still photos from safety video clip that the Cherokee Area Constable’s Office published on social media.