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Sentencing changed for FL man convicted of murder

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DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FL -

The sentencing trial has been rescheduled for a Florida man who was convicted in the 2011 slaying of a Toombs County teenage girl.

Steven Cozzie was convicted of the death of Courtney Wilkes, of Lyons, while she was vacationing with her family in Florida.

Last month, the jury recommended he be sentenced to the death penalty. The sentencing hearing was moved to Aug. 22. 

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