Winnebago County Cop Killer Released from Prison

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A man who shot and killed a Winnebago County Sheriff’s detective is now out of prison

Theodore Bacino is now living in Florida.  He spent the last 40 years in prison for the murder of Michael Mayborne.  In 1974, Detective Mayborne chased after Bacino following a bank robbery.  But, Bacino shot him three times, including once in the head.  Witnesses described it as an execution.

Following his release, a judge ordered Bacino to wear an electronic monitoring device and attend anger management counseling.

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