TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26TH, 2013
ROSEMARY M. GREENE, DISTRICT ATTORNEY
CHEROKEE JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
BARTOW AND GORDONCOUNTIES
Please be advised that on Tuesday, November 26th, 2013, Defendant, DEANDRE DAVOUGHIN HIGHTOWER entered his pleas of guilt, in CRIMINAL ACTION NUMBER 13 CR 322, for the October 2nd, 2012, Murder and False Imprisonment crimes committed against CANDICE LOUISE PIPER and Aggravated Assault and False Imprisonment crimes committed against Piper’s roommate, ROSA PAULETTE WILLIAMS, before SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE, D. SCOTT SMITH, resulting in HIGHTOWER receiving a sentence totaling, LIFE PLUS THIRTY (30) YEARS to serve incarcerated.