Driver who dragged pedestrian three miles gets 5 to 6 years

Suffolk Superior Court Judge Peter Krupp today sentenced Xiao Ying Zhou, 47, of Sandwich to 5 to 6 years in state prison after she admitted she hit a woman on Kneeland Street, then kept driving with the woman caught on the bottom of her SUV until she got to Columbia Road on I-93 south, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Prosecutors had asked for 10 to 12 years on the charge of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon causing serious bodily injury.

Her victim suffered permanent injuries and disabilities and required skin grafts across much of her body.



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I wasn't surprised.

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If the stories in the Cape papers about the perp are accurate, she's not one I'd expect to be offered a suspension.


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So why was she even still driving at all?

From what I've gathered

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She gives massages as her profession, though the profession is older than that. Allegedly.

In the end, that activity should have no bearing on this case.