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Posted: Tuesday, September 2nd 2014 at 5:32pm

Murder charge filed in Forsyth County man's beating death

By The Associated Press
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STATESBORO - Authorities are seeking a charge of felony murder against a man arrested in connection with the beating death of a Georgia Southern University student.

Michael Gatto, 18, of Cumming was found unresponsive outside a local bar on August 28.

Police say he later died at a Savannah hospital of head injuries sustained in an altercation with Grant James Spencer, 20, who's been described as a bouncer at the bar.

Police announced the murder charge on Tuesday.

Spencer was being held at the Bulloch County Jail without bond.
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