Jury finds Valdosta teen not guilty for murder charge

Jury finds Valdosta teen not guilty for murder charge

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - A jury acquitted a Valdosta teenager in a man's murder.

The Lowndes County jury found Ricky Barron not guilty of felony murder, and a gun charge Wednesday.

The jury did find Barron guilty of armed robbery and possession of a firearm during that crime.

Barron was just 16 years old when he was charged with shooting and killing Timothy Linder, 40, during an attempted robbery two years ago.

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