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Month: June 2019

Macon – Bibb County jurors found a Macon man guilty of having sex with an underaged girl Friday following a four-day trial. Quantez Dixon, 26, was found guilty of statutory rape. Jurors found Dixon not guilty of aggravated child molestation and two counts of child molestation. A judge sentenced him to 20 years in prison.…
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Macon – Two people were sentenced to prison Monday in the 2017 fatal shooting of 20-year-old Keenan Olajawon Guice and the subsequent investigation. Demarcus Colson, 26, pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter, aggravated assault and possession of a firearm by a first offender probationer during a hearing in Bibb County Superior Court. As part of a…
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Fort Valley – A Fort Valley woman pleaded guilty Monday to her part in the prostituting of a Fort Valley University student and herself in 2017 and 2018. Alecia Jeanetta Johnson, 49, pleaded guilty to six counts of prostitution Monday in Peach County Superior Court as part of a plea agreement. A judge sentenced her…
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Macon – A Macon man pleaded guilty Tuesday to his part in a 2017 shooting. A trial had been set to begin Tuesday for 24-year-old Kendre Sherrick Brown. Brown pleaded guilty to aggravated assault before jury selection began. A judge sentenced him to 20 years. The first 10 years of Brown’s sentence must be served…
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Macon – A man associated with a Macon street gang was sentenced to prison on Monday after he pleaded guilty to his part in the burglary of a woman’s Macon home in 2016 and an associated shooting. Markell Keshon Clark, 24, pleaded guilty to aggravated assault, burglary and violating Georgia’s Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention…
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Macon – Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney David Cooke announced Thursday the dismantling of one of the largest illegal gambling operations in Georgia. The District Attorney’s Office entered into a more than $14 million civil forfeiture settlement this week with Georgia Atlanta Amusements LLC, its owners and associates. As a condition of the settlement, Georgia…
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