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Mount Horeb drug deal killer sentenced

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MADISON (WKOW) -- The Mount Horeb teenager who beat a man to death with a baseball bat is sentenced to 20 years in prison.

Koalton Peterson, 19, pleaded guilty in June to second degree reckless homicide and aggravated battery with a dangerous weapon.

He was convicted of killing Ryan Smith, 20, over a marijuana deal that fell through. Smith later died at the hospital.

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