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Nederland man pleads guilty to murder
A man from Nederland had pleaded guilty to murder.
Kurt Kasper admitted stabbing Timothy Melancon in February of last year at a home on 15th Street in Nederland.
Kasper entered the plea this morning in Judge John Stevens' court.
The judge will sentence him September 30th.
Kasper faces a sentence ranging from five to 99 years or life in prison and up to a $10,000 fine.
Nederland police say the victim was able to tell officers Kasper stabbed him before paramedics rushed Melancon to a hospital.