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Ex-boyfriend who broke a protection order and killed Michaela Carter

On January 5, 911 audio of a call made to Nashville, Tennessee emergency dispatchers was released. The bone-chilling conversation revealed the final moments of Michaela Carter’s life before it was tragically cut short by her ex-boyfriend, who had been stalking and harassing her despite a court-issued order of protection.

Michaela Carter can be heard on the call pleading with the dispatcher to hurry as her ex-boyfriend, identified as James Leggett, pounded on her door. “I have an order of protection against him and he’s breaking into my house right now,” she said. “Please hurry.” Sadly, help arrived too late for Michaela Carter.

By the time police arrived, Michaela Carter had been shot and killed. The release of this audio has once again brought attention to the epidemic of domestic violence in our country. Carter’s story is a tragic reminder of how important it is for victims of domestic violence to have access to resources and support. This tragic incident highlights the very real dangers faced by women who are victims of domestic violence. If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship, please reach out for help. There are many resources available to assist you in getting to safety and rebuilding your life.

his tragic incident highlights the very real dangers faced by women who are victims of domestic violence. If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship, please reach out for help. There are many resources available to assist you in getting to safety and rebuilding your life.

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