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Ky. prosecutors to seek death penalty against 2

WINCHESTER, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty against a Georgetown man and his ex-girlfriend in relation to the murder of a Winchester man.

The Winchester Sun reported (http://bit.ly/Ltgx7C ) Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Charles Johnson told a judge on Thursday that they plan to seek the death penalty against Percy Hargrove and Sheena Tipton, both 26.

The two were arrested in the December 2011 death of Andrew David Ingram, who was Tipton's current boyfriend. Ingram's body was found under the back porch of a neighboring house. Hargrove is charged with murder and first-degree burglary and Tipton is charged with complicity to murder and complicity to first-degree burglary.

A trial date is expected to be set in September.

 

Information from: The Winchester (Ky.) Sun, http://www.centralkynews.com/winchestersun

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