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Americus man on trial for murder over nightclub shooting

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February 26, 2008

Americus-  An Americus man is on trial for a deadly nightclub shooting.  Chavis Neal is charged with opening fire at the Americus Elk's Lodge in July 2006. 

Three people were wounded and Dekeildric Thornton was killed.

Prosecutors say Neal opened fire from a car after an argument during a D.J. Nightclub show. Witnesses say more than 300 people were at the club that night. The trial will continue WEednesday.

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