Man Facing Death Penalty Turns Down Plea Deal

An Eastern Kentucky man facing the death penalty turns down a plea deal.

Christopher Fairchild is charged with murdering Former Johnson County Constable James Mollette in September.

His trial is set to begin December 3rd.

Attorneys say they're still negotiating possible plea deals.

Another man charged in the murder, Tommy Baldridge, is scheduled to go to trial on January 7th. He will not face the death penalty.

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