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An Atkinson County man is headed to prison for beating his neighbor to death.

Jeffery Dell pled guilty in May for murdering 66-year old Ronnie Mullis.

Tuesday he was sentenced to life in prison and 20 years for burglary. In December 2009, Dell hit Mullis in the head with a crow bar.

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