Skip to comments.Camacho receives death sentence (Cop Killer)
Posted on 02/07/2006 12:13:12 PM PST by CAWats
By Karen Kucher
UNION-TRIBUNE BREAKING NEWS TEAM
10:49 a.m. February 7, 2006
VISTA A Superior Court judge sentenced Adrian Camacho to death on Tuesday for killing a rookie Oceanside police officer during a traffic stop in 2003.
Adrian Camacho is seen here in court on Nov. 30, 2005, when a jury voted to recommend the death penalty. That is the sentence a Superior Court judge handed down
Camacho, 30, was stopped by Officer Tony Zeppetella in the parking lot of a Oceanside credit union. Prosecutors argued that Camacho shot and killed Zeppetella because he feared being sent back to prison if the officer found drugs and a stolen gun he had in the car.
Zeppetella was 27.
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Being sentenced and receiving the sentence are 2 very different things, 'specially on the Left Coast. But hey! At least he can meet Mike Farrell!
Outsource the job to Texas. Sentences get carried out here with regularity.
I was thinking the same thing.
Hmmm, probably in 15-20 years.
Well we have executed 2 of them in the past month or so. If we execute one a month it would take a while to clear out death row, but it can be done.
Any relation to Hector "Macho" Camacho?
I hear "Lifetime" is going to do a TV movie about this: "The Adrian Camacho Story" staring.....Wilmer Valderrama
It is probably one of his "illegal" immigrant cousins
Hey, when does his first Nobel Peace Prize nomination get filed? Before or after he writes his children's book?
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