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Driver sentenced in fatal College Park hit and run

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WUSA9) -- The driver who hit and killed a University of Maryland last January was sentenced to two years in prison Friday.

Liam Adepo pleaded guilty in November 2014 to charges stemming from the hit-and-run crash in College Park that killed student Cory Hubbard.

After his prison sentenced, he will serve three years of supervised release.

ID=19491651The crash happened on January 17, 2014. Police say Adepo was seen on video entering Looney's Pub in College Park and leaving almost an hour-and-a-half later. Video showed him having difficulty walking and moments later, a dark colored Toyota sedan is seen leaving the parking lot. Then, at approximately 1:30 a.m., Cory Hubbard was crossing Baltimore Avenue when he was struck by a dark colored Toyota. The vehicle did not stop.

The next day, Adepo told his roommate and a family member what happened and the family member contacted police. Adepo admitted to driving the car.


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