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Fahey to serve at least 33 years in assault of newspaper carrier in Fairfax, Minn.


OLIVIA -- Matthew Thomas Fahey, 26, will serve a life sentence for the kidnapping and sexual assault of a 14-year-old newspaper carrier in May 2010 in Fairfax.

He will not be eligible for parole until he serves a minimum of 404 months in prison -- more than 33 years -- under terms of the sentence issued Tuesday by District Judge Randall Slieter.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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