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WATCH: Testimony begins in trial of Stanley Ford, Akron man accused of nine arson deaths

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Posted at 9:40 AM, Aug 31, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-31 14:38:08-04

AKRON, Ohio — The second trial of Stanley Ford, an Akron man accused of nine arson deaths, continues Tuesday.

The Akron Beacon Journal reports testimony will begin today.

Watch the trial in the media player below:

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Ford, 62, is accused of more murders than anyone in Summit County history. He is charged in connection to three Akron fires that happened in 2016 and 2017.

Throughout the case, he has maintained his innocence.

If convicted, Ford could face the death penalty.

RELATED: Second murder trial begins for Stanley Ford, accused of arson fires that killed 9

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