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Lawrence Douglas Dickey,44, is being held at the Hillsborough County Jail without bail on first degree murder for killing his wife.
Audio Report:Plant City Police Department
911 call woman fatally beaten with baseball bat
On Tuesday, Plant City police released a 911 call from Sunday's slaying of Beatrice Dickey, 44, the top civilian in the Polk County Sheriff's Office. In the recording, an unidentified male caller says he was in his room at the Paddock Drive house before finding Dickey unconscious and bleeding from an apparent attack with a baseball bat. Around the same time as the 911 call was placed, police say Dickey's husband, Lawrence Dickey, drove to the police station and confessed to beating his wife with a baseball bat..
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