Troy man pleads guilty in drunk driving vehicular homicide

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Officials say a Troy man has pleaded guilty to Aggravated Vehicular Homicide after he allegedly slammed into several parked cars on Quail St. and First St. in the city.

According to authorities, 22-year-old Kadeem Fowler of Troy pleaded guilty to one Count of Aggravated Vehicular Homicide.

During the early morning hours of July 19, police say Fowler was recklessly operating a black 2008 Dodge Charger in an intoxicated state when he struck and damaged several parked cars on Quail Street and First Street in the City of Albany. Members of the Albany Police Department responded, and observed Fowler speed off at approximately 75 mph, pass through 3 stop sign intersections, and ignore all pleas to stop his vehicle.

Apparently, at approximately 1:22 a.m., Fowler struck a vehicle at the intersection of First Street and Henry Johnson Boulevard, killing the driver of the impacted vehicle, 48-year-old Amy Stock. An analysis of Fowler’s B.A.C. registered at .27%

He was previously convicted of the offense of Driving While Ability Impaired in 2012 in the Village of Menands.

Fowler faces up to 25 years in State Prison, when sentenced in January.

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