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Johnson murder trial begins

By Jim Wallace - bio | email

January 12, 2009

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - An Albany teenager is on trial for the murder of an out of town visitor who was in Albany for a job interview.  

18-year-old Lyndon Johnson Junior is charged with killing 27-year old Brandon Todd of Carrollton.

Todd was spending the night at Motel 6 on East Oglethorpe when three teens burst into his room to rob him.

Todd returned gunfire before he was killed and shot one of the robbers.

Johnson's trial is expected to last most of the week.

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