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Jones pleads not guilty to murdering cancer patient

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Carl Berry after he was beaten by Michac Jones. Carl Berry after he was beaten by Michac Jones.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man serving time for the brutal beating of a cancer patient was back in court on Monday. Michac Jones pleaded not guilty to a murder charge.

Jones attacked Carl Berry outside a Dollar General Store in 2010. Prosecutors say that attack killed Berry who died in December 2011.

A grand jury indicted Jones for Berry's murder in late March.

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Jones pleaded guilty to the assault in August.

He will be back in court next week for a previously scheduled shock probation hearing. Now, Jones will also appear in court next week for a bond hearing and pretrial.    

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