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Teenager admits to killing Athens man during 2012 break–in

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An Athens teenager has been sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty in the killing of a 76-year-old man during a burglary of the man's home in November 2012.

At a court hearing held Thursday 18-year-old Anthony Fuller admitted that he shot and killed Edward Davidson after breaking into the retired man's home on Jefferson River Road in Clarke County, GA.

In addition to pleading guilty to malice murder, Fuller pleaded guilty to all other charges in an 18-count indictment that included a half dozen burglaries that occurred in the weeks leading up to Davidson's death.

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