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A former Marine was convicted Tuesday of second-degree murder and sentenced to 17-22 years in prison for a fatal drunken driving crash in east Charlotte. "I'm sorry for what happened," Eric Cox, a 34-year-old Iraq war veteran, said before Superior Court Judge Yvonne Evans sentenced him. H'Luon Siu, 26, was killed in November 2011 when a drunken Cox ran a red light at East Sugar Creek Road and The Plaza, and slammed into Siu's vehicle. read full story


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