Tulsa Man Pleads Not Guilty To Good Friday Murders, Other Suspect To Seek Separate Trial

Wednesday, January 9th 2013, 5:13 pm

By: News On 6

A man charged in a string of shootings on Good Friday of last year pleaded not guilty Wednesday.

A judge entered the plea on behalf of Jake England.

He is charged with three counts of first degree murder and two counts of shooting with intent to kill.

A second suspect, Alvin Watts, did not enter a plea.

His attorney is waiting on a motion asking that the two men be tried separately.

Both men also face hate crime charges in the April 2012 shootings that killed three people and wounded two others in a predominately black Tulsa neighborhood.

Prosecutors want the death penalty.

1/4/2013 Related Story: Tulsa County Prosecutors To Seek Death Penalty In Good Friday Shootings

11/21/2012 Related Story: Prosecutors Request Delay In Arraignment Of Men Charged In Good Friday Murders


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