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South Carolina man who killed his five children sentenced to death

Reuters | South Carolina | Updated: 14-06-2019 00:58 IST | Created: 14-06-2019 00:50 IST
South Carolina man who killed his five children sentenced to death
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A South Carolina jury sentenced a man to death on Thursday after convicting him of murdering his five young children at their mobile home in 2014 before driving their decomposing bodies through several states and dumping them in Alabama.

The jurors voted unanimously to give Timothy Jones the death penalty. The same jury found him guilty of the murders of Merah, 8; Elias, 7; Nathan, 6; Gabriel, 2; and Abigail, 1.


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