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Man accused of killing KY mayor pleaded guilty

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New information on the man accused of killing a western Kentucky Mayor.

Thomas Lattus has been sentenced to 37-years in prison.

Lattus pleaded guilty but mentally ill in the murder of 68-year-old Hickman Mayor, Charles Murphy in 2012.

Lattus told investigators he shot Murphy believing the mayor has harmed his mother.

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