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Daniel Evan Wacht, left, is accused of the murder of Kurt Douglas Johnson.

Beheaded victim in Cooperstown slaying had BAC of 0.54

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COOPERSTOWN, N.D. - When Kurt Johnson fell backward off his barstool, the bartender at the Oasis Bar decided it was time for the North Dakota State University researcher to go.


She suggested calling police to take him home. But the man who had slid over beside Johnson on Dec. 31, 2010 - known as "machine gun head" because of the tattoo of one above his right ear - had other ideas.

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