Supreme Court gives Maxton killer new sentencing hearing – Fayetteville Observer

Maxton man who has been on death row for killing a nurse and setting fire to her home in 2000 has been granted a new sentencing hearing. The death sentence against Dane Locklear Jr., 39, was overturned in an opinion issued Friday by the state Supreme Court. His case will be returned to Robeson County for a new sentencing hearing.