Cop Killer: Prisoner Looking For a Break After Pleading Guilty In Officer's Death

Cleveland, OH - A cop-killer is playing his own attorney from behind bars.

Says he wants to clear his name.

Wilson Santiago pleaded guilty to fatally shooting Officer AJ Shroeder.

His plea helped him avoid the possibility of being sent to death row but now, Santiago is looking for a break.

A move that could cost you - the taxpayer.

Reporter Ed Gallek with the story you'll see Only on 19 Action News.