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Nick Adenhart death: Man convicted of second-degree murder

Updated at 2:07 p.m.

The man accused of causing the car crash in which Angels pitcher Nick Adenhart and two others were killed has been found guilty of second-degree murder.

The jury also found Andrew Gallo, 23, guilty of hit-and-run and driving under the influence of alcohol and causing great bodily injury. Gallo, who had pleaded not guilty, was accused of drinking for hours, then running a red light and striking a car carrying Adenhart, 22, and his friends hours after Adenhart had pitched six scoreless innings in his season debut.

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By Cindy Boren  | September 27, 2010; 1:51 PM ET
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Because he pleaded not guilty, and he was found guilty, his sentence should be doubled for committing perjury.

Posted by: password11 | September 27, 2010 2:22 PM | Report abuse

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