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Atlantic City man sentenced to nine years in prison for killing infant daughter

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Edward Lea

Telly Burns, 31, of Atlantic City, along with his defense attorney Nellie Marquez, appears in court Friday for sentencing in the killing of his 4-month-old daughter at his North Indiana Avenue home in Atlantic City He pleaded to second-degree manslaughter for hitting the girls head against a radiator.

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MAYS LANDING — An Atlantic City man who investigators reported laughed when he re-enacted the events leading up to his infant daughter's death was sentenced to nine years in prison Friday.

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Edward Lea

Telly Burns, 31, of Atlantic City, along with his defense attorney Nellie Marquez, appears in court Friday for sentencing in the killing of his 4-month-old daughter at his North Indiana Avenue home in Atlantic City He pleaded to second-degree manslaughter for hitting the girls head against a radiator.