CRIME

Man Accused Of Killing Provo Officer Due In Court

Jun 17, 2019, 6:33 AM

PROVO, Utah – The man accused of killing a police officer is expected to make his court appearance Monday.

Matt Hoover has been charged with fatally shooting Provo City Police Master Officer Joseph Shinners in January.

He was recently granted a new attorney due to conflicts of interest with his public defender.

Prosecutors are considering seeking the death penalty.

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