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Man pleads not guilty in deputy's murder

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Dewayne Shipp (Source: Marion County Detention Center) Dewayne Shipp (Source: Marion County Detention Center)
Deputy Anthony Rakes (Source: KSP) Deputy Anthony Rakes (Source: KSP)

MARION COUNTY, KY (WAVE) - The man accused of killing a Marion County Deputy Sheriff pleaded not guilty on Thursday.

Dewayne Shipp is charged with murder in the shooting death of Marion County Deputy Sheriff Anthony Rakes, who was shot during a traffic stop.

Police said Shipp shot himself in the leg after the murder.

Shipp's trial date has been scheduled to begin on September 23. Prosecutors will seek the death penalty against him.

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