New Bedford man convicted in Fairhaven killing

A New Bedford man was convicted Friday in the stabbing death of another man in Fairhaven.

Brandon Callender, 24, was found guilty of second-degree murder in the killing of 30-year-old Joshua Fitzgerald during a fight outside a VFW Hall in April 2008.

Callender was also found guilty of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon in the stabbing of Fitzgerald's brother, Patrick.

Callender's sentencing was set for April 18.