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Mother of murdered teen: ‘All my son was doing was leaving his home’



An Augusta teen who was killed at a mobile home park this month was an innocent bystander struck during a gunfight between two men, the victim’s mother says.

Ronald Lee Haugabook Jr., 17, was laid to rest on Saturday by his family, two weeks after he was gunned down while simply walking to his b...

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  1. I’m glad to know that this young man was an innocent bystander and his family is ensuring his name is cleared. Very sad. Most of the time though it is bad guy killing another bad guy, which rids us of two bad guys if the shooter is caught.

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