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03/07/06 - Livingston

Jurors Hear Opening Arguments in Polk County Trial

by Ramonica R. Jones

Opening arguments started Tuesday in the trial for an East Texas man. He's accused of helping his girlfriend cover up her son's death.

A jury was picked Monday in the case against Billy Hill. He's charged with injury to a child. Hill reportedly confessed to helping his girlfriend bury her four-year-old son after the child was murdered.

Authorities said Tabitha Boone led them to little Anthony Boone's remains in the backyard of a home about 20 miles from Livingston. She is charged with capital murder and will be tried at a later date.

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