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Man gets life in prison for murder

October 6, 2004

Valdosta - A South Georgia man is sentenced to life in prison for murder.

Fifty-four year old Alvin Nelson of Valdosta was convicted of shooting 30-year-old James Rowe Junior. The two got into a fight outside "The House" bar on Martin Luther King Junior Drive last October. Nelson shot Rowe in the chest.

He was found guilty of murder and sentenced yesterday.

posted at 4:25 P.M. by ashley.harper@walb.com

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