Tommy Lattus enters plea in death of Hickman mayor, sentencing scheduled for March 28
FULTON COUNTY, Ky. - Tommy Lattus entered a plea of guilty but mentally ill in the January 2012 shooting death of Hickman, Kentucky Mayor Charles Murphy.
The agreement includes a recommendation that Lattus spend 37 ½ years behind bars for the crime.
A pre-sentencing investigation will be conducted prior to the sentencing hearing, which is scheduled for.March 28. However, sentencing could be sooner if the investigation is completed earlier.