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October 5, 1998 | RICHARD C. PADDOCK, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It was the middle of the night when Alexander Kuzminykh, a 19-year-old sailor, attacked a sentry aboard the nuclear submarine Vepr and killed him with a chisel. Grabbing the guard's AK-47 assault rifle, the sailor then killed seven other crew members and locked himself in a torpedo bay. For 20 hours, the disturbed teenager held control of the submarine at a naval base near Murmansk last month.
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October 5, 1998 | RICHARD C. PADDOCK, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It was the middle of the night when Alexander Kuzminykh, a 19-year-old sailor, attacked a sentry aboard the nuclear submarine Vepr and killed him with a chisel. Grabbing the guard's AK-47 assault rifle, the sailor then killed seven other crew members and locked himself in a torpedo bay. For 20 hours, the disturbed teenager held control of the submarine at a naval base near Murmansk last month.
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