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Jones gets life for murder of child

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Rico Jones was sentenced to life in prison with the possibility for parole, plus ten years for child cruelty in the second degree Monday morning at the Dougherty County jail.

Jones was found guilty in July of murdering his girlfriend's daughter, three year old Camyria Arnold in December of 2010.

It took jurors just over three hours to find 26 year-old Rico Jones guilty of all but one of the cruelty to a child charges that he was facing.  He was also found guilty of a marijuana charge.  

 

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