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Two men accused of killing Pawnee County sheriff will stand trial

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Two prison inmates will stand trial for the 2001 shooting death of a Pawnee County Sheriff.

A judge has ruled there's probable cause that James Taylor and Justin Walker committed the crime. They are each charged with first-degree murder and could be sentenced to death if convicted.

The two are accused of killing Pawnee County Sheriff Dwight Woodrell Junior. He was gunned down after interrupting a burglary at the Spess Drilling Company.
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