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Feds seek death penalty for suspect in Navajo officer's death

KOB.com Web Staff
March 05, 2018 06:11 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Federal officials are seeking the death penalty for a man accused of killing a Navajo Nation police officer.

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Kirby Cleveland is accused of shooting officer Houston Largo about one year ago.

The death penalty was outlawed in New Mexico in 2009, but it's still legal on a federal level. In court documents, federal prosecutors say the death sentence is justified in this case.

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