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Father and son arrested in 2009 murder

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CAPE COD, Mass. - On Cape  Cod, a father and son are pleading guilty in a nearly 5 year old murder case.
      75 year old Willie Horton, and his son Philip, changed their pleas in the

death of Joseph Tomaselli Junior, back in 20-09.

     Tomaselli was shot execution style, as he sat in a truck in South Yarmouth.

       The Cape Cod Times reports the elder Horton pleaded guilty to first degree murder,

and was automatically sentenced to life without parole.

     Horton's 27 year old son pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and several drug charges.

He was sentenced to 15 to 20 years behind bars.

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