DA drops death option for McDaniel

Published at 11:32 a.m. on February 21, 2013 | Modified at 11:55 a.m. on February 21, 2013

Macon District Attorney David Cooke announced Thursday that his office would drop the pursuit of the death penalty for Stephen McDaniel, accused of murdering Lauren Giddings.

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