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Man Sentenced In Death Of Culpeper Woman

Man Sentenced In Death Of Culpeper Woman

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A man has been sentenced for a drunk driving collision that killed a Culpeper woman and her unborn child. A judge sentenced 38-year-old Orlando Cruz to 24 years in prison. Cruz was the driver of a car that killed 20-year-old Zulma Alvarez, who was nine months pregnant at the time. Cruz crossed the center line in September 2012. He was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter, aggravated homicide and other counts.

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FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

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