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Judge declares mistrial in alleged Fulton County gang trial

Posted August 14, 2017 5:17 p.m. EDT

— A judge declared a mistrial against three alleged Fulton County gang members charged with the murder of Darius Bottoms.

Rashad Barber, Ryan Bowdery and David Wallace, alleged gang members, were charged with murder after the trio allegedly mistakenly killed 18-year-old Bottoms in June 2014.

The jury began deliberations in the case on Thursday after closing arguments lasted nearly five hours on Wednesday. Bottoms is the nephew of Atlanta City Councilwoman Keisha Lance Bottoms.

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