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    OH - Antwan Bowman, 4, beaten to death, Columbus, 8 March 2007

    Teen Accused of Killing 4-Year-Old

    Columbus police are searching for a 19-year-old man accused of punching a four-year-old boy to death. Police charged Robert Overton III with murder yesterday in the March 8 death of Antwan Bowman.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Marie View Post
    Teen Accused of Killing 4-Year-Old

    Columbus police are searching for a 19-year-old man accused of punching a four-year-old boy to death. Police charged Robert Overton III with murder yesterday in the March 8 death of Antwan Bowman.
    So sad. Prayers to everyone hurting over this.
    I do not intend to tiptoe through life only to arrive safely at death!

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    I don't know what to say.
    Why is it that can people kill so easily?

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    Ridiculous that a grown man would have any reason to even consider doing this to a child of this age. He will have to live with his actions for the rest of his life.

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    Ohio jury hung on murder charge in boy's death

    By Associated Press

    POSTED: 02:00 p.m. EDT, Jun 12, 2009

    COLUMBUS: A jury has deadlocked on a murder charge against a man accused of killing a preschool boy by kicking and punching him and throwing him across a room.

    Franklin County jurors found 21-year-old Robert Overton of Columbus guilty of felonious assault and child endangering, but were unable to agree on the murder count.

    More at link:
    http://www.ohio.com/news/ohiocentric/47935532.html


    Robert Overton III

    Jury Trial
    Location: Southeastern Correctional Institution
    Sentence Date: 08/17/2009

    Offenses:
    Felony Assault
    Child Endangerment

    Sentence: 12 years

    Expiration of Stated Term: 05/12/2019



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