The scene in the aftermath of the Feb. 4, 2017, shooting death of Oscar Eugene Freeman Jr. outside a house at 264 Pansy Avenue in Macon’s Unionville neighborhood.
The scene in the aftermath of the Feb. 4, 2017, shooting death of Oscar Eugene Freeman Jr. outside a house at 264 Pansy Avenue in Macon’s Unionville neighborhood. Bibb County Sheriff's Office
The scene in the aftermath of the Feb. 4, 2017, shooting death of Oscar Eugene Freeman Jr. outside a house at 264 Pansy Avenue in Macon’s Unionville neighborhood. Bibb County Sheriff's Office

Joe Kovac Jr. covers crime and courts for The Telegraph with an eye for human-interest stories. A Warner Robins native, he joined the paper in 1991 after graduating from the University of Georgia.