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Air Conditioning Repairman Nearly Beats Woman to Death During House Call: Cops


Air Conditioning Repairman Nearly Beats Woman to Death During House Call: Cops Dario Dotto was on a house call when cops say he restrained the customer's kids and beat her "for unknown reasons." (PBCSO)

A Florida air conditioning repairman is facing attempted homicide charges after police say he beat a woman while on a house call.

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says Dario Dotto, 34, restrained a customer's children and assaulted her at her home Friday evening "with a blunt object."

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Police say Dotto beat the woman "for unknown reasons."

The victim suffered severe lacerations on her face and head and had to be transported to a hospital for treatment.

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Dotto was reportedly at the residence as an employee of a repair company when cops say the assault occurred at about 5:30 p.m.

Dotto was arrested the following afternoon.

Police say the suspect gave a full confession at the time of his arrest.

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