Epileptic man found guilty in death of Navy base policeman
By The Associated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ An epileptic man has been convicted of striking and killing a Naval Station Newport police detective with his truck, despite multiple warnings from his doctor not to drive.
A federal court jury in
Prosecutors say the
Bradley, a civilian Navy employee, was driving a government pickup on Sept. 26, 2013, when he struck Navy Police Detective Frank Lema, also a civilian.
Sentencing is scheduled for Sept. 17. Bradley faces up to 10 years in federal prison.
Bradley’s attorney, Terence Livingston, did not immediately return a message seeking comment.
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