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Month: May 2019

Macon – A Macon man was sentenced to serve 30 years in prison Wednesday, nearly two weeks after jurors found him guilty of shooting a man and leaving him paralyzed. Denyke Trayvon Glenn, 23, was convicted of armed robbery, aggravated assault and aggravated battery on May 16 following a four-day trial in Bibb County Superior…
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Macon – Bibb County jurors returned a guilty verdict Wednesday in the trial for a Hawkinsville man who traveled to Macon with the intent to have sex with an underaged girl. David Martin Conatser, 54, was convicted of one count of criminal attempt to commit aggravated child molestation and one count of computer pornography and…
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In response to the multiple requests for comment about Georgia’s new ‘Heartbeat’ law, Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney David Cooke issued the following statement today: “As District Attorney, I swore an oath to uphold the constitution and I intend to honor my oath. My office will continue its long-standing practice of supporting and protecting women…
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Macon – District Attorney David Cooke and Macon-Bibb County School-Justice Partnership Coordinator Tajalyn Woodruff were honored Friday during the Macon Bar Association’s annual Law Day program. Cooke was the recipient of the bar association’s 2019 Lawyer of the Year Award. The award recognizes a lawyer with a minimum of 15 years experience who has a…
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Jurors found a 23-year-old Macon man guilty of armed robbery and other charges Thursday following a four-day trial in Bibb County Superior Court. Denyke Trayvon Glenn was convicted of armed robbery, aggravated assault and aggravated battery. His sentencing date has not yet been set. He could face a sentence of up to life in prison…
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Macon – Bibb County grand jurors voted Tuesday to indict five defendants in a multi-county timber fraud case that involves a number of elderly victims. John Barnhardt Cox, 50, of Williamson; Brenda Owings Jones, 64, of Zebulon; Jonathon Ashley May, 45, of Williamson; Jack David Uselton, 49, of McDonough; and James Lafayette Weldon, 47, of…
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