Bridgeport murderer receives death penalty sentence

BRIDGEPORT - Federal prosecutors say a jury has determined a reputed drug dealer should be put to death for killing three people in a drug turf dispute in 2005 in Bridgeport.

Azibo Aquart is one of three men charged in the beating deaths of Tina Johnson, James Reid and Basil Williams.

Prosecutors say Aquart's group sold drugs at an apartment complex and Johnson was selling crack cocaine there without his permission.

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