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Former college student pleads guilty to deadly U.S. sword attack

A former University of Connecticut student pleaded guilty to murder and other charges Wednesday for killing a man and severely wounding another with a sword in 2020 -- one of two deadly attacks that led to a six-day manhunt in several states that ended with his capture in Maryland.

Peter Manfredonia stands during an appearance in Superior Court, in Rockville, Conn., Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2023. (Ned Gerard/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP, Pool)

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