The Anderson Independent article on Solicitor Chrissy Adams 1st year

Sammy Kay Cowan was convicted today in Anderson General Sessions Court for the murder of Frederick Penn on February 6, 2005 at Club Envy in Anderson County. 

Witnesses placed Cowan at Club Envy on February 6th armed with a gun when the victim and another patron of the club were arguing outside. Cowan shot Mr. Penn (who was unarmed) 5 times resulting in Mr. Penn’s death at the scene. Cowan was later apprehended in Hartwell, Georgia. 

Judge Lee S. Alford sentenced Mr. Cowans to life without parole for the murder.

Profile of Chrissy Adams.

Jackie Reynolds 47 Year old White Female was sentenced to two years in jail for her arrest on two counts of prostitution 3rd offense. The charges were brought by undercover agents of the Anderson County Sheriff's department on April 1, 2005 and September 15, 2005 near Orville Baptist Church on South Main Street. Ms. Reynolds admitted during her plea to having a drug problem.

The Honorable Judge Cordell Maddox also ordered Ms. Reynolds to undergo drug treatment while incarcerated.

Lead Prosecutor - T. Matthew Bradley
Defense Counsel - Robert Lusk