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United States

6 August 2007

Montgomery Advertiser (Alabama) / AP

MONTGOMERY, Alabama — A man was arrested early Monday and charged with capital murder in the shooting death of boy who apparently was hit by a stray bullet when gunfire erupted in a residential area, police said. The boy, who was just days short of his 4th birthday, was shot in the back while outside about 7:40 p.m. Sunday in a neighborhood off the Troy Highway. The boy's parents, Maria Glover and Ronnie Jackson, told The Montgomery Advertiser that the boy's name was... (

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