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      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.

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