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Newton County Superior Court Jury finds Hill guilty

Man made trip to Monroe while on run after killing

James Gary Hill III is accused of murder in a 2017 case in Newton County. He was convicted on assault charges from a 2010 Walton County case.

Posted: Saturday, July 20, 2019 12:00 am

Led Away
James Gary Hill III is escorted out of a courtroom in the Newton County Judicial Center in Covington, Ga., in handcuffs Thursday afternoon, July 18, 2019, after being sentenced to life in prison. He was accused of the death of Kelly Marshall, a mother of two, in 2017. Jackie Gutknecht | Covington News

COVINGTON, Ga. — “He is a selfish, violent, predator,” Assistant District Attorney Amber Bennett said of James Gary Hill III during her closing arguments Thursday morning.

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