Man Charged In Deaths Of Seminole County Deputies Enters Plea


Monday, March 12th 2012, 4:04 pm
By: News 9


A man charged with killing two Seminole County Sheriff's deputies enters a plea Monday.

Ezekiel Holbert pleaded guilty in the deaths of Chase Whitebird and Marvin Williams. The two deputies were killed in July of 2009 during a stand-off as they attempted to serve an arrest warrant for Holbert. Holbert was charged with two counts of murder.

Holbert received a life sentence without parole.

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