The Grand Jury of Bibb County met on February 21, 2023

by | Feb 27, 2023 | Indictment Alert, news

The Grand Jury of Bibb County met on February 21, 2023 and considered and true billed 50 cases including: 5 murder cases, 13 aggravated assault cases, 3 child molestation cases, 6 battery (felony/aggravated) cases, 3 stalking cases, 1 false imprisonment case, 2 armed robbery cases, 3 burglary cases, 1 pandering case, 2 serious injury by vehicle cases, 2 fleeing/eluding cases, 2 terroristic threat cases, 1 felony obstruction of an officer case, 1 possession of firearm by convicted felon case, 3 failure to register as sex offender cases, 1 identity fraud case, and 1 property damage case.

Case Update: Caleb Hooten

Case Update: Caleb Hooten

Case Update: Caleb Hooten On Tuesday, October 10, 2023, Caleb Hooten was shot by a Peach County Deputy. That matter was investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and brought to the Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office in January 2024 for review....

Indictment Alert: Grand Jury February 5, 2024

Indictment Alert: Grand Jury February 5, 2024

A new Grand Jury was sworn in on February 5, 2024. After orientation, the Grand Jury immediately began to consider cases. The Grand Jury considered 41 cases, including: 3 murder cases, 9 aggravated assault cases, 1 aggravated battery case, 1 serious injury by vehicle...

Staying Safe as a Retiree Presentation

Staying Safe as a Retiree Presentation

Staying Safe as a Retiree District Attorney Anita Howard Macon Judicial Circuit Presentation to: Bibb County Retired Educators Association January 10, 2024 View the entire presentation here: Retiree Safety Take Care of Your Assets Be Aware of Scams Don’t Be Afraid to...

DA Howard Announces 2024 Focus: #HowardEncouragingAction

DA Howard Announces 2024 Focus: #HowardEncouragingAction

Each year, DA Howard selects a hashtag that symbolizes the collective effort needed to enhance our community and make it a better and safer place. In 2021, we celebrated #ChangingTheFaceOfJustice, with DA Howard’s first year as the first female, African-American...

Response to Media Inquiry

Response to Media Inquiry

On Tuesday, December 12, 2023, I sent a letter to the chairman of the Macon Water Authority requesting the investigative report developed by David Cooke. Ideally, this report whether complete or not, should have been sent to the sheriff and me immediately so we could...