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State To Seek Death Penalty In Killing Of Garner Teen

Posted February 11, 2005 7:14 a.m. EST

— A teenager charged with killing a girl in his Garner neighborhood could face the ultimate penalty.

Prosecutors announced they will seek the death penalty in the case against 19-year-old Kenneth O'Neal.

O'Neal is charged with killing 15-year-old Amanda Maynard in her home New Year's Day.