Preliminary hearing for Pumar Dec. 27 Around Town, posted by Editor, Mountain View Voice Online, on Dec 26, 2012 at 4:29 pm
Matthew Pumar, the Mountain View driver accused of hitting and killing a man who was waiting for the bus, is set to appear in court for a preliminary hearing on Dec. 27, according Duffy Magilligan, the deputy district attorney handling the case.
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Posted by Eddy, a resident of the Shoreline West neighborhood, on Dec 27, 2012 at 2:35 am
This incident occurred only three blocks from my home. I hope there are enough witnesses and evidence to support a trial and a conviction. It would be nice if Pumar took responsibility for his actions and pleaded guilty, although that would probably reduce his sentence to the minimum with the way things seem to go. It looks like felony gross vehicular manslaughter (PC 192c) carries a sentence of one to six years in prison.