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Prison Inmate Serving Time for Attempted Murder, Kidnapping out of Flathead Co. Dies

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A Montana State Prison inmate, serving time for kidnapping and attempted murder out of Flathead County, died on Tuesday evening.

Prison spokeswoman Linda Moodry said that Joseph Anthony Aceto, died at about 9:30 p.m. in the prison infirmary from an extended illness.

Aceto was serving 210 years for shooting at his former girlfriend and then holding her captive in 2000. He was sentenced in 2006.

In 2008, he jumped on the backs of two guards and began punching them in the head, injuring them.

He was sentenced to another five years in prison for assault on a peace officer.


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