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GBI: McConathy killed by gunshot; homicide ruled

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CATOOSA COUNTY, GA (Times Free Press) -

Almost a month after 17-year-old Dalton McConathy was killed outside Fred Steven Youngblood's Ringgold, Ga., home, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is willing to confirm two things: McConathy died of a gunshot and the means of death was homicide.

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McConathy died Nov. 12 when Youngblood shot at two teens looking for scrap metal in his yard.

Youngblood said he confronted them with a handgun and fired when they ran toward him.

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