Cover Story: Demeatrius Montgomery Case - What's next?

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Accused cop killer Demeatrius Montgomery is now a convicted cop killer headed to Central Prison in Raleigh.

On Thursday, a Mecklenburg jury found the 28 year old guilty of the murders of CMPD officers Sean Clark and Jeff Shelton.

He was sentenced to two life terms without a chance for parole.

His attorneys are vowing they'll appeal.

How does that work and who pays for it?

PrimeTime's Jeff Atkinson explains in our Cover Story.