UPDATE: Bond raised to $100K for suspect in Sioux Falls crash - KSFY News - Sioux Falls, SD News, Weather, Sports

UPDATE: Bond raised to $100K for suspect in Sioux Falls crash

Posted: Updated:

A judge has raised bond to $100,000 for the man accused of causing a crash that killed a motorcyclist in Sioux Falls.

Brent O'Neal, 21, now faces 1st and 2nd Degree Manslaughter charges for allegedly causing the crash that killed motorcyclist Philip Sorensen, 33, of Sioux Falls. O'Neal appeared in court Friday afternoon to face the new charges. At the appearance the judge also increased O'Neal's bond to $100,000 due to the severity of the charges. 

According to the Minnehaha County State's Attorney's Office, 1st Degree Manslaughter is a Class C felony, punishable with up to life in prison, and 2nd Degree Manslaughter is a Class 4 felony, punishable with up to 10 years in prison.  

Click here for the full story.  

 

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KSFY. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service or our EEO Report.