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Carson City man enters no-contest plea to battery

A Carson City man entered a no-contest Alford plea Tuesday in district court to the brutal beating of a man on a rooftop in downtown Carson City on Aug. 14. Josh Cook, 26, faces a maximum of six years in prison after the beating, where the victim was flown to a Reno hospital for his injuries, including fractured nasal bones and eye socket fractures, according to the arrest report. According to the plea agreement, the district attorney’s office will not seek restitution from Cook. Although Cook entered a no-contest plea, known as an Alford plea, both the prosecution and defense …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated May 1, 2013 01:32AM Published May 1, 2013 01:32AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.