Jury Recommends Death for Bracamontes

SACRAMENTO — Convicted cop killer Luis Bracamontes should be put to death, a jury ruled Tuesday.

Bracamontes, known for his profane outbursts in court, chuckled and clapped as the sentence was read.

Bracamontes killed Sacramento County Sheriff’s Deputy Danny Oliver and Placer County Sheriff’s Detective Michael Davis Jr. in a multi-county rampage in 2014.

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office applauded the verdict on Twitter.

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