By Lynn Hobbs / Staff
EATONTON -- The man charged with the murder of Lydia Huggins Ivanditti has other violence-related charges in his past, including cruelty to young children, and reportedly is no stranger to local law enforcement personnel.
Frank Don Causey, 26, most recently of the 202-B Putnam Ave., Eatonton, was charged Dec. 20 with one count of murder of 63-year-old Ivanditti, who was found dead in her 307 W. Walnut St. home Dec. 2.
On Sept. 11, 2013, Causey, then 23 with an address of 109 Lower Harmony Road, Eatonton, was arrested by Eatonton Police Department and charged with six counts cruelty to children, criminal trespass, and simple battery-family violence, according to court records.
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