Let's Stop Amelia's Stalker!

We love Amelia. She's a supportive friend, a great voice in our community, and our favorite hairdresser in Louisville and New York City. I know many of her friends and clients wouldn't hesitate to support her in times of need, and that's why I'm asking you to donate a few dollars toward protecting her from a stalker whose harassment has plagued her for years.

In case you're just catching up, someone has been using acts of vandalism and cryptic messages to scare her at home and work. Each time, she's reported the incident to the police, but they've been unable to positively identify the suspect with the limited evidence available. (Amelia believes she knows the identity of the culprit.)

These incidents include anonymous terroristic threats, online harassment, and keying her car multiple times. In total, Amelia has accumulated 10 police incident reports with case numbers.

The latest incident happened on the night of July 6 or morning of July 7, a few months after she moved into her own salon in Louisville. Her harasser threw a brick through her new storefront window. Once again, Amelia was left to pay for the damage, and with no witnesses, she was told by the police that there's not much else she can do.

I ask you to donate a little in order to cover the following expenses for Amelia, estimated at $1,500: her insurance deductible on the replacement glass, replacement of a broken cart, repairs on a damaged cabinet, and the purchase and installation of the security cameras listed below.

--> RAB Lighting STL360HB Super Stealth 360 Sensor with Twin Precision Die Cast HB101 Bullet Floods, 360 Degrees View Detection, 1000W Power, 120V

--> EZVIZ 8 Channel HD 1080p PoE IP NVR Security System w/ 2TB HDD and 4 Weatherproof 1080p PoE Bullet IP Cameras

Your donation goes directly to Amelia. She will take care of the equipment purchases and hiring of the repairperson herself. Any leftover funds will be donated to the Center for Women and Families to support the women they protect from domestic violence. 

Better surveillance will give all of us some hope that the individual responsible may eventually be held accountable for these actions and put an end to what has been a very stressful ordeal for our lovely friend.

Donations ()

  • Anonymous 
    • $20 
    • 32 mos
  • Erin McMahon 
    • $50 
    • 32 mos
  • Matt & Heather Dodds 
    • $50 
    • 32 mos
  • Coby Savona 
    • $50 
    • 32 mos
  • Theresa Brenzel 
    • $25 
    • 32 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Liz Palmer 
Louisville, KY
Amelia Preston 
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