Jury Convicts Savannah Serial Killer

Edward Charles Wilkins, Jr.
Edward Charles Wilkins, Jr.

A man who killed three people on Savannah's west side nearly seven years ago is going to prison for life.

This afternoon a jury convicted Edward Charles Wilkins, Jr. of shooting four prostitutes between 1999 and 2000. He killed three of them--Charles Bolden, Jon Andrea Wiggins and Jan Pringle.

Judge Perry Brannen sentenced Wilkins to three consecutive life sentences.

Reported by Michelle Paynter, mpaynter@wtoc.com