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Bradford pleads guilty to police assault

| Wednesday, December 6, 2006 12:00 p.m

A Beaver County man accused of slaying his former lover’s urologist husband along the Ohio Turnpike in 2005 pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of simple assault in Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas.

Damian Bradford, 25, of Center, was sentenced to one year’s probation for assaulting a McKeesport police officer in January. The district attorney’s office dropped charges of aggravated assault, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness in that case.

Bradford agreed in July to cooperate in the federal prosecution of Donna Moonda. Her husband, Dr. Gulam Moonda, was shot and killed outside Cleveland in May 2005.

Donna Moonda is accused of hiring Bradford to kill her husband.

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