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Michael Nakvinda

Murderer sentenced to life without parole for Fargo dentist's death

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Michael Nakvinda, convicted in the murder of Fargo dentist Philip Gattuso in October 2009, was sentenced this morning to life in prison without parole.


Last month, Cass County jurors found Nakvinda guilty of murdering Gattuso for repeatedly hitting the dentist in the head with a hammer Oct. 26, 2009, leaving the Fargo father to die on his bedroom floor, skull shattered like broken glass as blood pooled under him.

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