Marquis Marshall won’t face the death penalty

Marquis Marshall

WICHITA, Kansas — Marquis Marshall, the man accused of killing 79-year-old Henry Harvey and 22-year-old Zachary Hunt last November at a Dollar General Store near 13th and Oliver, won’t face the death penalty.

State prosecutors decided that instead they will try for life without parole.

The judge in the case entered a not guilty plea on Marshall’s behalf.

A tentative trial date has been set for July 8th. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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