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Man Convicted In Deaths Of Terry Couple

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Jackson - A Hinds County jury has convicted Travaris Christian of two counts of capital murder for his role in the deaths of a Terry couple in January of 2011.
Prosecutors say the 23-year-old Christian will be sentenced Oct. 31.
Authorities say the bodies of 26-year-old Robert Carter and his fiancee, 24-year-old Renitria Mark, were found in their home on Jan. 26, 2011, two days after being shot. A 7-month-old child found unharmed at the scene was placed in state custody and hospitalized for dehydration.
The jury also found Christian guilty Thursday of house burglary, conspiracy, child neglect and felon in possession of a firearm.
Carter's brother, Dwaliue Deon Carter, was convicted last month and is now serving a life sentence.

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