Jared Harrell pleaded guilty Friday to the 2009 abduction and murder of 7-year-old Florida girl Somer Thompson. After pleading guilty, Harrell was sentenced to life in prison. Somer vanished while walking home from school, and her body was found two days later in a Georgia landfill about 55 miles north of her Orange Park, Fla. home. Police said she had been sexually assaulted and strangled.
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