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Teen wants to act as own attorney for capital murder trial

Immanuel Gage Allen (Source: Marshall County Sheriff's Office) Immanuel Gage Allen (Source: Marshall County Sheriff's Office)
Gemma LaShae Moore Gemma LaShae Moore
MARSHALL COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

A Marshall County teenager wants to act as his own attorney when he goes to trial for capital murder.

Immanuel Gage Allen wrote a letter to the judge requesting that change.

Gage is charged with the murder of 11-month-old Gemma LaShae Moore.

Investigators said the baby died from blunt force trauma.

A hearing is scheduled for December 17th to determine if Allen will go forward alone or with the help of an attorney.

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