Macon-Bibb Mayoral Candidate Charged with Battery and Obstruction

March 19, 2024
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Macon-Bibb Mayoral Candidate Charged with Battery and Obstruction

πŸ”’ Overview: Macon-Bibb County mayoral candidate Shekita Maxwell faces charges after a dispute at an apartment complex.

πŸ”Ž Incident Report: On August 31, 2023, court documents say Maxwell allegedly became aggressive during an argument at the Bowman Station apartment complex, resulting in physical contact and injury to another individual. The incident reportedly began over a complaint regarding landscaping debris on Maxwell’s vehicle.

πŸ“Š Legal Proceedings: Maxwell, who disputes the charges, saw her motion to dismiss denied on March 11. Surveillance footage has been cited in the case against her.

🌐 Election Context: Maxwell is challenging incumbent Mayor Lester Miller in the upcoming election. Her legal issues introduce a significant dynamic to the race.


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