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Verdict Delivered

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A Texoma man is sentenced to 20 years behind bars for throwing a baby.

A Montague County jury handed down Michael Montgomery's punishment Friday.

The incident happened in March with he threw his girlfriend's infant across the room, causing brain damage.

The Vashti man was found guilty of Injury To a Child.  In addition, Montgomery must also pay a $5,000.00 fine for sentencing.

This isn't the first time the 27-year-old has had a run in with the law.  He has a criminal history.