Atlanta pastor Otis Byrd was found stabbed to death in his home after failing to show up for church on Sunday. Byrd, who led The God’s Anointed Missionary Baptist Church on Memorial Drive, was found deceased in his home in the 600 block of Finley Avenue by some of his parishioners.
Police say Rev. Otis Byrd, who turned 50 this week, appeared to have been stabbed to death. Police have not disclosed a possible motive in the pastor’s murder, nor do they have a suspect in custody.