Little Rock police have charged Kaelon Presley, 16, with first-degree murder and tampering with evidence in the death Saturday morning of his mother, Shondra Miller, 37.

Miller’s body was found about 8:25 a.m. at her home at 5416 Brush Creek Avenue, in south Little Rock between Geyer Springs and HIlaro Springs Roads. Her son told police officers he’d found his mother unresponsive with a possible gunshot wound to the head.


The home was searched, the youth was interviewed and he was subsequently charged and is being held in the county jail. It was the city’s 45th homicide of 2019.