Mon June 30, 2014
The Commonwealth

Wife of Slain Somerset Attorney Speaks Out

Prominent Somerset attorney Mark Stanziano was shot and killed Friday morning outside office. Clinton David Inabnitt was arrested Friday and charged with murder.
Credit The Advocate Messenger

The wife of slain defense attorney Mark Stanziano spoke out Friday following the cold-blooded murder of her husband.

The Advocate Messenger reports that Attorney Mark Stanziano, was making his way to his office on West Mount Vernon Street around 8 a.m. Friday when an angry gunman walked up to him and shot him multiple times, killing him in front of a slew of witnesses.

Stanziano represented the preacher charged with the triple murder at Danville’s ABC Gold Games.

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Fri June 27, 2014
The Commonwealth

Somerset Defense Attorney Fatally Shot Outside His Law Office


A well known southern Kentucky defense attorney has been shot and killed outside his office today.  Police says 57 year old Mark Stanziano was shot by a man who lives across the street.  40 year old Clinton Inabnitt is charged with murder.

House Republican Floor Leader Jeff Hoover, a defense attorney by trade, has known and worked with Stanziano for many years and says he was stunned by the news from Somerset this morning. 

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