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Police: man admits to deadly beating of wife

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DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. -

 Police are investigating a murder that happened in Douglasville Sunday night.

According to police, Russell Lee Martin beat and strangled 45-year-old Deborah Lindley.

Neighbors tell FOX 5 the couple had a long history of domestic abuse.

Police say Martin admitted to the deadly beating. Martin called police to report it.

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