James Chatman Guilty for First Degree Murder

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Decatur - 49-year old James Chatman is found guilty Thursday for a 2013 murder.

A Macon County judge charged Chatman on three counts of first degree murder for the March 10th, 2013 murder of James "Nate" Johnson.

Johnson was found dead in an apartment on North College street in Decatur.

Chatman will be sentenced on November 18th and could spend 45-years to life in prison.

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