Driver Accused in Solider's Death Officially Charged
EDINBURG- A driver accused in the death of a U.S. soldier went before a judge Saturday morning.
Twenty-five-year-old Edward Leo Magallan is charged with intoxication manslaughter.
Magallan is accused of hitting 19-year-old Cassandra Julianne Perez.
Police say Perez was standing outside of her stalled car early Friday morning when she was hit by a vehicle.
Officers say when they contacted Magallan, he showed signs of intoxication.
Magallan's bond was set at $150,000.
He faces up to 20 years in prison, if convicted.
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