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FL man found guilty in death of Lyons teen death

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Steven Cozzie is found guilty on all charges in the death of a Toombs County teenager. Steven Cozzie is found guilty on all charges in the death of a Toombs County teenager.

A jury has found a Florida man charged with the death of a Lyons teen guilty on all charges - including first-degree murder.

During closing arguments, defense attorney for Steven Cozzie told jurors he agrees with the prosecution that his client killed 15-year-old Courtney Wilkes.

Cozzie is also charged with sexual assault, aggravated kidnapping and aggravated child abuse.

Wilkes was killed while vacationing with her family in 2011.

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2011 death of Lyons teen Courtney Wilkes

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