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Last suspect sentenced in 2007 Cottonwood County murder

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WINDOM -- Despite a request for a lower prison term within the state guidelines, Judge Bruce Gross sentenced Axel Rene Kramer to 288 months, with credit for the 2 ½ years he has spent in jail since the night Alberto Samilpa Jr. was murdered in November 2007. Kramer is the last of several suspects to plead guilty and be sentenced in the murder case.


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