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Execution date set for man convicted in the killing of three Birmingham cops

Execution scheduled for March 5
Execution scheduled for March 5(ADOC)
Published: Mar. 2, 2020 at 12:33 PM CST
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - An execution date has been set for the man convicted of capital murder for his involvement in the killing of three Birmingham police officers in 2004.

Officers Carlos Owen, Harley Chisholm III, and Charles Bennett were shot and killed while they tried to serve a warrant at a home in Ensley.

Officers Carlos Owen, Harley Chisolm and Rob Bennett lost their lives in the line of duty June...
Officers Carlos Owen, Harley Chisolm and Rob Bennett lost their lives in the line of duty June 2004. (Source: WBRC video)

The Alabama Supreme Court scheduled Nathaniel Woods to be put to death March 5th.

Woods’ family is working to get his sentenced overturned.

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