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August 21, 2014

Former school teacher found guilty in hit-and-run death of six year-old boy

Tammy Lowe
Tammy Lowe, the former Adams Middle School teacher, was found guilty of manslaughter in the hit-and-run death of John Paul Raidy, 6, on January 24, 2013.

Raidy was struck while crossing North Carrier Parkway at the Holiday Hills Drive intersection.

Lowe surrendered to police five days after the accident and was charged with failing to stop and render aid, and manslaughter.

At the beginning this week's trial, Lowe pleaded guilty to the failing to stop and render aid.

She now faces up to 20 years in prison for manslaughter and 10 years for failing to stop and render aid.

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