Archives For arson

Following a three and a half week jury trial in Albany, Georgia, Elbert Walker, Jr. a/k/a “Shula”, Cairo, Georgia, was convicted of conspiracy to commit arson and mail, wire, bank and bankruptcy fraud and false declarations to a court as well as several firearms offenses.  Darryl Burk, Cairo, Georgia, was convicted of conspiracy to commit mail fraud.  Shirley Burk, Cairo, Georgia, was convicted of conspiracy to commit arson, mail fraud and false declarations to a court.  The jury deliberated just over one day before returning the verdicts.  Senior United States District Court Judge W. Louis Sands presided over the trial.  Continue Reading…