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Date: 04-28-2023

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United States of America v. Betrina Harry Grey

Case Number: 1:19-cr-00249

Judge: Judith C. Herrera

Court: United States District Court for the District of New Mexico (Bernalillo County)

Plaintiff's Attorney: United States Attorney’s Office in Albuquerque

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Description: Albuquerque, New Mexico criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant charged with involuntary manslaughter and assault resulting in serious bodily injury.

on Oct. 14, 2017, Grey was driving while intoxicated when she lost control of her vehicle on State Road 118 near the Fort Wingate Army Depot turnoff on the Navajo Nation. As the vehicle rolled, two passengers, identified as John Doe 1 and John Doe 2, were ejected from the vehicle. John Doe 1 died on the scene, while John Doe 2 suffered a significant brain injury and was airlifted to a hospital for emergency care. Both victims were enrolled members of the Navajo Nation. In her plea agreement, Grey acknowledged that her blood alcohol content, measured after the incident, was .16.

The Gallup Resident Agency of the FBI Albuquerque Field Office investigated this case with assistance from the New Mexico State Police and McKinley County Sheriff’s Office. Assistant United States Attorney Nicholas J. Marshall is prosecuting the case.

18:1153 and 1112: Involuntary Manslaughter

18:1153 and 113(a)(6): Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury

Outcome: SENTENCE IMPOSED: CBOP: As to Count 1: 37 months. As to Count 2: 37 months; said terms shall run concurrently for a total term of 37 months; Supervised Release: As to Count 1: 3 years; As to Count 2: 3 years; said terms will run concurrently for a total term of 3 years, with Special Conditions; SPA: $200; Restitution: $3,934.48; Defendant held in custody

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