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Man convicted in fatal 2012 stabbing at South Salt Lake strip club

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SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah — A jury has found a 45-year-old man guilty of murdering a man and wounding another in a brawl at a South Salt Lake strip club in 2012.

The Salt Lake Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1hYbmMa) Isaac Gallegos was convicted Friday of murder, obstruction of justice and aggravated assault.

Police say a fight broke out at the Southern Exposure Club on Nov. 11, 2012, and moved to the parking lot, where the two men were stabbed.

Authorities say 27-year-old Dustin Hoffman died of his wounds at the scene, while a security guard was hospitalized with a punctured lung and liver.

Gallegos was on parole when he was arrested in the stabbings.

He faces up to life in prison at sentencing in May.


Information from: The Salt Lake Tribune, http://www.sltrib.com

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