Sentence suspended for man involved in Everett Turnpike hit-and-run

Sentence suspended for man involved in Everett Turnpike hit-and-run

Updated: 6:37 PM EST Jan 4, 2023

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SYSTEM SHOULD WORK. I WAS THEY MADE A BAD DECISION IN APRIL OF LAST YEAR. BUT HE UNDERSTANDS THAT THAT WAS A BAD DECISION THAT WAS A STATEMENT FROM PROSECUTOR CHARLIE DEJOY ABOUT THE DEFENDANT. THAT GOES TO SHOW THE UNIQUE ENDING THIS CASE. BUT THAT’S NOT HOW THIS STARTED OUT LAST. MARK SHAMALI WAS HIT IN THE BREAKDOWN LANE AFTER HELPING VICTIMS A CAR ACCIDENT. HE SUFFERED LIFE THREATENING INJURIES. JOSE CRUZ VAZQUEZ DROVE AWAY FROM THE SCENE AND MARK SHAMALI WASN’T ABLE TO BE IN COURT TODAY BECAUSE ACTUALLY IN SURGERY FROM AN STEMMING FROM THIS ACCIDENT. BUT HE DID HAVE A VICTIM STATEMENT. IT WAS READ IN COURT BY A COUNTY VICTIM’S ADVOCATE. I’M SO SORRY WE HAD TO MEET THIS WAY. AND YOU AND YOUR WIFE SEEMED LIKE VERY KIND PEOPLE. WE WISH THE BEST FOR YOU AND PRAY FOR YOUR HERE. WE’LL BE MUCH KIDS. SO HOW DID THE CASE END WITH THE VICTIM’S IMPACT STATEMENT LIKE THAT AND THE STATE ATTORNEY SHAKING THE DEFENDANT’S HAND AND AT SENTENCING. A RESTORATIVE SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE TO DEMONSTRATE TO THEM THAT HE REALLY IS A GOOD GUY AND HE JUST MADE A BAD DECISION. THE SESSION LASTED ABOUT AN HOUR AND ALLOWED AND HIS WIFE, BARBARA, TO SIT DOWN AND TALK ABOUT THE CASE AND WHAT HAPPENED WITH VAZQUEZ AND HIS WIFE. THEY WERE ABLE TO TALK ABOUT HOW IT IMPACTED BOTH OF THEIR FAMILIES. AND NOW THE CONFERENCE IS RECEIVING PRAISE FROM ALL PARTIES ON HOW CASES SHOULD BE HANDLED. I THINK THAT THAT IS HELPING AND IT’S HUGE. I THINK GIVES THEM SOME CLOSURE. AND I THINK IT ALSO ALLOWS AND TO SEE THAT ALL PEOPLE WHO ARE CHARGED WITH CRIMES AREN’T NECESSARILY BAD PEOPLE. THE JUDGE SUSPENDED CRUZ VASQUEZ’S SENTENCE, BUT HE WILL BE ON PROBATION FOR THREE YEARS. AND JUSTICE HAS BEEN DONE IN THIS COU

Sentence suspended for man involved in Everett Turnpike hit-and-run

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Updated: 6:37 PM EST Jan 4, 2023

The judge, prosecution and defense said the resolution of the case is unlike anything they have seen before, but it’s the way the justice system should work.

The judge, prosecution and defense said the resolution of the case is unlike anything they have seen before, but it’s the way the justice system should work.