COHOES, N.Y. – A woman has been sentenced to 8 years in
State Prison for attacking someone with a drinking glass.
Brenda Becker, 52, pleaded guilty to one Count of Attempted
Assault in August. On July 1, 2013,
Becker was attending a party at a Greene Island home when she struck another
party-goer in the head with a glass.
The victim sustained a serious injury to one eye which is
now permanently blinded. They also
sustained scarring to their face.
After Becker is released from Prison she will serve 5 years
of Post Release Supervision.