Man indicted for vehicular homicide

A Bibb County grand jury has indicted a 30-year-old Macon man in connection with the Sept. 5, 2008, deaths of two people.

Bobby Dewain King, of Hallwood Circle, is charged with multiple counts of first-degree vehicular homicide, according to the indictment.

King’s blood-alcohol concentration was higher than the legal limit within three hours of when he’s accused of striking 52-year-old Virginia Molden and 49-year-old David Banks with a car as they walked near the intersection of Berkner Avenue and Westover Drive, according to court records.

Molden, of Bailey Avenue, died soon after the incident. Banks, of Daffodil Street, died during surgery about four hours later.

King also is charged with leaving the scene after striking Molden and Banks. Officers found King and the suspected hit-and-run vehicle near Hallwood Circle several hours later.

He was released on $17,600 bond Feb. 20, according to Bibb County jail records.

Also indicted Tuesday were:

— Alfred James Oliver, 52, of Boone Street, on charges of enticing a child for indecent purposes and child molestation. Oliver is accused of soliciting, enticing and taking a 15-year-old girl to his home June 30, where he allegedly gave her marijuana. He threatened to harm her if she told her parents, according to the indictment.

Oliver is being held in a state prison on unrelated charges, according to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.

— Anthony Bernard Burke, 20, of Poppy Avenue, on two counts of intimidating a witness. Burke was previously indicted on charges of aggravated cruelty to an animal and giving a false name to an officer.

A Macon police officer was dispatched to 595 Melvin Place on Dec. 18 after two people saw him beating a dog. He allegedly used a logging chain and garden hoe.

He is accused of using intimidating a woman on Jan. 11 and a man on Aug. 25 to keep them from testifying, according to the indictment.

Burke was released on $2,950 bond Jan. 2.

— Gary Lewis Emory, 48, of Williams Street, on charges of robbery by sudden snatching. Emory is accused of taking a sack of grocery items from a 68-year-old woman, according to the indictment.

He is being held without bond, according to jail records.

Information from The Telegraph’s archives was included in this report.