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Inmate Pleads Guilty to Strangling of Cellmate

ST. JOSEPH, MO — Tony King, 29, of Bethany, pleaded guilty this week of second-degree murder of his Buchanan County Jail cellmate, Michael A. Bozarth, 25. King admitted to strangling Bozarth while they were alone in their cell, though no motivation for the murder has been cited. King was previously convicted in the death of his 7-year-old son, whose body was found in a fire-destroyed mobile home in winter of

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