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Jury: Vernon Forrest death a murder

Updated: April 3, 2012, 12:56 AM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- A Georgia jury has found a man guilty of murder in the death of former professional boxing champion Vernon Forrest.

The Fulton County jury on Monday convicted 28-year-old Jquante Crews, and a judge sentenced him to life in prison without parole plus 10 years. Forrest was fatally shot in July 2009.

Prosecutors say Forrest was robbed at gunpoint by Demario Ware, who has already been convicted in the case and sentenced to life in prison. Prosecutors say Ware fled with Forrest's ...

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