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Teen to be sentenced for role in cop beating

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -- 15-year-old Robert Watkins III will be sentenced Tuesday for his role in the robbery and beating of Cedar Rapids police officer Tim Davis.

Officer Davis suffered severe head injuries when he was assaulted after responding to the robbery on march 29.

The teen suspected of the beating, 17-year-old Jose Rockietts' trial is set for Oct. 5.

 

Online Producer-Chris Becker

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