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Lakeland man convicted of killing uncle

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VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - A Lakeland man is going to prison for killing his uncle.

18-year-old Darrius Foster pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter.

He was sentenced to 8 years in prison and 12 on probation. Foster was initially charged with murder after shooting Robert Williams in Lakeland on May 3, 2008.

Williams was shot while riding his bike near Talley Aveune and sixth street.

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