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Man gets life for killing Albany baby

January 5, 2004

Albany--An Atlanta man is sentenced to life in prison for murdering a 6 month old baby in Albany. 35 year old Johnny French plead guilty Monday morning to murder and aggravated assault.

French shook and beat the infant at the Mabry Motel on North Slappey March 17, 2003. The 18 year old mother had left the baby with French while she went to the store.

She was not charged.

French was sentenced to life plus 20 years.

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