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Jury deadlocks in Albany aggravated assault trial

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

A Dougherty County jury can't reach a verdict in an aggravated assault trial, and a hung jury is declared.
Contravious Harris was tried this week for aggravated assault and aggravated battery, but late Thursday afternoon the jury announced they were deadlocked.
Harris was charged with shooting Toneka Porter in September 2012, she lost her spleen as a result of her wound.
Dougherty D.A. Greg Edwards said he will seek to have the case re-tried.

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