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Two men sentenced to life for 2004 murder

February 7, 2007

Valdosta - Two South Georgia men get life in prison for the 2004 murder of a Macon woman.

Joel Lindsey and Willie Nelms Junior, both of Brooks County, were found guilty of killing 31 year-old Erin Hattaway.

She was found dead in the Antioch Church Cemetery in Lowndes County with knife wounds to her neck.

Prosecutors said the men killed her because she threatened to report the their drug use to DEFACS.

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