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Hakeem Kendrick murder suspect goes to trial

June 4, 2007

Albany --  An Albany man accused of gunning down his 14-year old friend two years ago is now on trial for murder in Dougherty County.

Jury selection began Monday in the case against Ronald King. King is charged with gunning down long time friend Hakeem Kendrick in June of 2005.

14-year old Kendrick was found by family members in the middle of Avalon Avenue with a single gunshot to the head.

After the murder, King fled to Florida, but was arrested two months later on drug charges.

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