- Associated Press - Friday, April 1, 2016

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) - A judge has sentenced a New Jersey man to 60 years in prison for fatally stabbing and dismembering a man who prosecutors say was his boyfriend.

Thirty-eight-year-old Pedro Garcia of Cliffside Park listened as relatives of Francisco Gonzalez Fuentes spoke before he was sentenced Thursday.

Prosecutors say Garcia become enraged at Fuentes for telling guests at a party in 2011 that Garcia was his boyfriend. Garcia has denied a relationship.

Prosecutors say Wilfredo Sanchez helped Garcia dismember the body, which was disposed of in garbage bags,

Sanchez was sentenced to life in prison for his role in the killing.



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