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OITA (Kyodo) The Oita District Court sentenced four people to prison Monday for the 2003 murder of an Oita Prefecture man and for dumping his body.

The court sentenced three men to 10 years and a woman to nine for the murder of company employee Nobuyoshi Tokimatsu, 28. The names of the four have not been released because they were minors, aged 18 and 19, at the time of the crime.

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