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Adam matos is escorted from the courtroom after Monday's arraignment at the West Pasco Judicial Center in New Port Richey. [Associated Press]

Adam Matos pleads not guilty; prosecutors to seek death penalty

NEW PORT RICHEY — Adam Matos, charged with murdering four people in Hudson last month, entered a not guilty plea in court Monday morning, while prosecutors announced they will seek the death penalty. Standing in a red prison jumpsuit before Circuit Court Judge William Webb, Matos confirmed he will waive his right t …


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