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February 8, 2013
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Gardnerville man admits stalking, assault on deputy

Four days before he was set for trial, a 31-year-old Gardnerville man pleaded guilty Friday to charges he waved a knife at a sheriff's deputy and stalked his 47-year-old former girlfriend.

In a two-hour hearing before District Judge Michael Gibbons, Springer admitted the felonies which carry a maximum sentence of 21 years in Nevada state prison and a $10,000 fine.

He pleaded guilty to aggravated stalking, and assault with a deadly weapon on a peace officer.

In exchange for Springer's guilty plea, both sides have agreed to recommend midlevel sentences of 4-10 years on the stalking charge, and 1-6 on …

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