Cooley found guilty for killing girlfriend

CADDO PARISH - Anton Caron Cooley was found guilty Thursday of shooting his girlfriend in the head and killing her in 2014.

The 10-woman two-man jury determined that on April 7, 2014, Cooley, 44, took an SKS assault rifle and shot the victim, Karen Johnson, in the head twice once she returned from visiting her family.

Cooley previously had been convicted of felony batteries of two separate women wherein he caused them major injury.

Cooley will be sentenced on May 3 and is facing life in prison.


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