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Sentencing Set For Convicted Cop Killer

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A sentencing date has been slated for a cold-blooded killer.

Convicted cop killer Ashford Thompson sentencing hearing is set for October 15th before a three judge panel.

Thompson pleaded guilty in the shooting death of Twinsburg Police Officer Joshua Miktarian.

Miktarian pulled Thompson over around 2AM on July 13th on suspicion of drunken driving and for playing loud music.

The married father of a baby daughter was shot four times in the head at close range.

Thompson faces the death penalty.

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