STATESBORO - Authorities are seeking a charge of felony murder against a man arrested in connection with the beating death of a Georgia Southern University student. <br />
Michael Gatto, 18, of Cumming was found unresponsive outside a local bar on August 28. <br />
Police say he later died at a Savannah hospital of head injuries sustained in an altercation with Grant James Spencer, 20, who's been described as a bouncer at the bar. <br />
Police announced the murder charge on Tuesday. <br />
Spencer was being held at the Bulloch County Jail without bond.
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