Tuesday, May 10, 2005

Hit and run

Suspended and possible disiplinary action
You or I in Louisiana
Whoever commits the crime of hit-and-run driving, when death or serious bodily injury is a direct result of the accident and when the driver knew or should have known that death or serious bodily injury has occurred, shall be fined not more than five thousand dollars or imprisoned with or without hard labor for not more than ten years, or both.
Turns out a police officer is in trouble for hit and run. But his hit and run is a suspension. Not like what you and I would get.

There are two levels of hit and run. Since the kid is still in the hospital it looks like this cop may be in trouble for a few years. The problem is that they may face more disciplinary action, but charges were not mentioned.

Why are they not being charged?

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