Prosecutors seeking death penalty in murder trial of ECU student

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ADA, OK -- A prosecutor has announced he'll seek the death penalty for an 18-year-old charged in the death of an East Central University student.

Jerrod Murray is charged with first-degree murder in the December 6th shooting death of 18-year-old Generro Sanchez.

Both were students at ECU at the time.

Murray has pleaded not guilty.

A preliminary hearing in the case is scheduled for Friday in Pottawatomie County District Court.