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09/16/03

Murder Suspect Returns to Hinesville

Investigators say he killed his girlfriend, and now 22-year-old Carton Davis is heading back to Hinesville. Family members found 20-year-old Lakeitha Sims murdered in her mobile home in the Eagle Creek park one month ago. Her baby daughter was still in the home, but unharmed. Police in a Chicago suburb arrested her estranged boyfriend Friday.

Investigators say Davis lived with Sims while they were both in the Army and sometime afterward. They're bringing him back to Liberty County to face charges in her death.

Reported by: Tamika Burnett, tburnett@wtoc.com

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