Jury Selection Begins for Violent Crimes

Jury selection got underway yesterday at the Glynn County Courthouse for the trials of 30 year old Austin Patrick Wigfall and 29 year old Gavin Christopher Rooks, both of whom face multiple charges in separate cases. Among other charges, Wigfall allegedly attempted to murder Antonio King Sr. and Michael King on Aug. 19, 2016 following a confrontation at an Evergreen Road apartment. In a separate case, Rooks faces charges of armed robbery, aggravated assault, kidnapping, terroristic threats, possession of a firearm during commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Rooks’ brother already pleaded guilty to his involvement in the case.