ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Demicky Rogers and Kenzell Walker had their first appearances Wednesday morning in connection to the murder of 55-year-old Barry Kerper, and they were denied bond.
Rogers is charged with armed robbery, and Walker is charged with murder and armed robber with a fire arm.
The 21-year-old Rogers and 22-year-old Walker were arrested Tuesday in connection to the murder Kerper.
22-year-old Carl Randle, who is also being charged with armed robbery in the murder of Kerper, was already in jail on unrelated charges.
In November of 2015, Kerper was shot through the glass door of his business on Palmyra Road shortly before 12:30 in the morning by a man police say Kerper had refused to let inside.
Prosecutors said Kerper was operating illegal gambling machines.