Parmelee woman pleads guilty to manslaughter charge - KSFY News - Sioux Falls, SD News, Weather, Sports

Parmelee woman pleads guilty to manslaughter charge

Posted: Updated:

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A South Dakota woman has pleaded guilty to a charge of involuntary manslaughter.

U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson announced that 20-year-old Kenna Young of Parmelee pleaded to the charge during a court appearance Monday.

During the February incident, Young drove drunk and crashed her car, killing one person and injuring another.

Young faces a maximum penalty of eight years in prison and a $250,000 fine. Sentencing is scheduled for Nov. 7.

(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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.