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Accused Cop Killer Dontae Morris Will Stand Trial In Tampa

Accused Cop Killer Dontae Morris Will Stand Trial In Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (970 WFLA) - As was the case for his first murder trial, jurors for the next Donate Morris murder trial will come from Orlando.

But that trial, for the murders of Tampa police officers Jeff Kocab and Dave Curtis, will take place in Tampa this November.

Judge William Fuente decided to try the case in Tampa but select the   jury in Oorange County.

Jury selection will begin November 12th in Orlando.  Jurors selected for this trial will be sequestered.

Morris is charged with gunning down the officers during a traffic stop in Tampa in June of 2010. 

 

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