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Troupe will be sentenced next month

August 28, 2006

Douglas-  Amanda Troupe will learn her punishment for driving under the influence on next week. 

Monday, Judge Michael Boggs set Troupe's sentencing for September fifth at 1:00 p.m.  Troupe will be sentenced on one count of driving under the influence which carries a minimum fine of $350. 

"There's a maximum sentence of 12 months, and of course there's a statutory fine of $350 minimum, and also a minimum of 2 days in jail," said Rick Currie, District Attorney. 

Troupe's blood alcohol level was nearly twice the legal limit of .08 the night of the ATV crash three years ago.  A GBI crime lab toxicologist testified Troupe's blood alcohol level registered .155.