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Texas death row inmate charged in Alabama slaying

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A Texas death row inmate is now charged with killing a woman in Alabama a decade ago. Police In Dothan say grand jurors indicted 43-year-old Douglas Tyrone Armstrong on a murder charge in the slaying of 40-year-old Debra Wilson. Wilson was found dead at a motel on May 17th, 2003, but no one was ever arrested. Dothan police say DNA evidence links Armstrong to Wilson's killing. Grand jurors indicted him last week.

Armstrong was convicted in the murder of a man who was slashed to death outside a bar in southern Texas in 2006. He's now on death row. Armstrong is originally from Mobile.

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