ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Prosecutors again filed written notice Friday to seek the death penalty against Gregory Evans, for the 2011 murder of a 19-month-old child.
Under a new indictment filed with a grand jury with a proper diverse makeup, prosecutors again are seeking the death penalty.
Evans is charged with viciously beating 19-month-old Janaysia Stevenson to death in March 2011. Investigators said the child died from a lacerated kidneys, liver, and intestines suffered in a prolonged beating.
Evans will be arraigned formally again on September 10th.