Three-judge panel sets sentencing date in North Royalton triple murder


CLEVELAND– A three-judge panel on Monday set a sentencing date for the man who pleaded guilty to killing a woman and her two daughters in their North Royalton home.

George Brinkman, 45, who admitted to the murders of Suzanne Taylor, 45; Taylor Pifer, 21, and Kylie Pifer, 18, faces the death penalty.

Brinkman is also charged in the murders of his employers, Rogell John, 71, and Roberta Ray Jonh, 64. The couple was found dead in their house in Lake Township.

He will be sentenced on Dec. 28.

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