Monfort Could Face the Death Penalty

King County Prosecutors have filed aggravated murder, attempted murder, and arson charges against Christopher J. Monfort for allegedly fatallhy shooting Officer Timothy Brenton on Halloween, and firebombing four police vehicles at a city maintenance yard in the International District on October 22nd. Prosecutors could seek the death penalty in the case. At a press conference this morning, King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg said he “definitely thought the crime warranted the death penalty.”

Brian Slodysko was at the press conference, at will have a report up in a little bit.