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Father found guilty of lesser charges in shaken-baby trial

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Gary Wilbourn was found guilty of manslaughter and aggravated child abuse. Gary Wilbourn was found guilty of manslaughter and aggravated child abuse.
DECATUR, AL (WAFF) -

Gary Wilbourn, the man accused of violently shaking his 4-month-old daughter, has been found guilty of manslaughter and aggravated child abuse.

Wilbourn was initially charged with capital murder in the case.

Wilbourn was arrested in 2008 after investigators said he shook Amy Jean Wilbourn because she wouldn't stop crying.

He will be sentenced on July 1.

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