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Emond Washington has been charged with first-degree involuntary manslaughter.
October 14, 2015

Language from Probable Cause Statement: "I was informed that the defendant was operating a white Pontiac G6 on Vandeventer Avenue in Fairgrounds Park. The defendant was observed operating the vehicle at a high rate of speed and weaving. The defendant struck the victim as the victim was crossing the street. The victim was later pronounced deceased due to the injuries. The defendant did not stop his vehicle nor did he inform law enforcement of the incident. A computer inquiry revealed the defendant to have a suspended driver’s license."


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