Sentencing date set for murderer of Bears fan in Florida

August 20, 2013 (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.)

Matthew Hinson, 28, will be sentenced October 17th.

He cut the throat of Lake Villa resident William Pettry, who was in Florida for a Bears game.

Prosecutors say Hinson was jealous because Pettry had been talking to Hinson's wife.

Hinson pleaded guilty to second degree murder.

He could be sentenced to life in prison.

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