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Teen pleads not guilty to New Franklin double murder

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Shawn E. Ford, Jr. Shawn E. Ford, Jr.
SUMMIT COUNTY, OH (WOIO) -

The man accused in the savage murders of his girlfriend's parents was in court on Wednesday morning.

Shawn Ford, Jr. pleaded not guilty via video at his arraignment.

Ford faces the death penalty if convicted of murdering Jeffrey and Margaret Schobert in their New Franklin home on April 2.

Ford, Jr., 18, is also accused of assaulting the couple's daughter, Chelsea, on March 23. 

Ford and Chelsea were apparently dating.

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