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Judge hands down sentence in Peachtree Mall murder

Xzavaien Trevon Jones was sentenced to life without parole for murder, plus a $10,000 fine for gang violence. Tekoa Chantrell Young and Terell Raquez McFarland were both sentenced to life with parole plus a $10,000 fine for gang violence. They will be eligible for parole in 30 years.

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Father fears he won't know full details of son's death after suspect killed

Dudley Jones Sr. of Columbus speaks on the death of his 44-year-old son Dudley Jones Jr., who was killed April in the 2200 block of Ticknor Drive. Jones found out Friday afternoon the man suspected in his son's death was pronounced dead of blunt-force trauma at 11:55 a.m. Thursday after he was fatally struck by a police vehicle on Cusseta Road.
Mike Haskey The Ledger-Enquirer
Father fears he won't know full details of son's death after suspect killed 2:10

Father fears he won't know full details of son's death after suspect killed

Raw video: Murder suspect killed, officer injured after police chase 0:37

Raw video: Murder suspect killed, officer injured after police chase

Defendant takes witness stand and claims self-defense in fatal shooting 3:43

Defendant takes witness stand and claims self-defense in fatal shooting

Witness to court: 1:41

Witness to court: "Dominic was a good man."