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To avoid death penalty, Florida cop killer will claim brain damage

To avoid death penalty, Florida cop killer will claim brain damage



2018-03-13T09:38:02+0000

Marco Parilla Jr. pleaded guilty to the fatal shooting in October. Now, the defense hopes the jury spares him from the death penalty as his two-week sentencing begins.

The man who killed Tarpon Springs police Officer Charles Kondek in 2014 suffered from head trauma that likely impaired his judgment at the time of the shooting, according to his attorneys.


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