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Man sentenced to life in prison for Hinds County murder

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HINDS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A Durant man will spend the rest of his life in prison for a Hinds County murder.

Chris Harrell was convicted Thursday in Hinds County Circuit Court of capital murder and being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.

Authorities said Harrell shot and killed Frank Damico in Jackson in April 2008.  Harrell put Damico's body in the trunk of his car and drove to Holmes County and then dumped the victim's body in a creek.

Judge Swan Yerger sentenced Harrell to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

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