Since the the murder of Elijah on March 19th, 2021 the media has covered this case many times. Local and major news outlets have covered the case as well as a local Athens Pod Cast, Classic City Crime hosted by Cameron Jay

Check out the Oconee Enterprise, the Athens Banner Herald, and Classic City News for news articles on the case.

Below is a zoom meeting between Cameron Jay and Sheriff Hale on 08/11/2021.

Classic City Crime Podcast with Elijah’s family recalling stories and talking about his life.

Below are other clips of media coverage.


Anyone with knowledge of or pertinent information about this crime is urged to contact the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office by phone at (706) 769-3945, email at, or through the tips portal on this website.