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Texas man is sentenced for killing a musician

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Reuters) — A Texas man was sentenced to 99 years in prison for killing a musician who did not know the song he requested, a prosecutor said Friday.

Ramon Cabrera, 48, became angry with David Saenz, 57, because Saenz could not play "El Guajolote," or "The Turkey," so he shot him in the head with a .38 caliber pistol, Assistant Nueces County District Attorney Mark Skurka said.

"As a prosecutor, I've seen a lot of senseless killings, but this one — there's just no way" to explain it, he said.