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Accused murderer out on $50,000 bond

A Chatham County Judge granted Vernon Rich a $50,000 bond, according to his attorney.

Rich is accused of killing Troy Wells in Thunderbolt last month.

Rich says it was self defense. He claims he had no choice and argued with Wells after Wells assaulted a woman, then started punching him.

The case has yet to be sent to a grand jury.

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