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Gary Hawkins, accused child killer says he won't testify

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(WMC-TV) – When trial resumes this morning, A man charged with killing a child, will not take the stand in his own defense.

Gary Hawkins is accused of aggravated child abuse and neglect in the death of 18 month old Shamia Ivory in 2008.

Ivory was his girlfriend's daughter.

The Commercial Appeal reports Hawkins told a judge he did not want to testify.

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