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Thursday, May 14, 2009
Chronic drunk driver convicted in cyclist's death
Some nice police work over in Collier County secured the conviction this week of Robert James Bacon, 35, after cyclist Maria Alba Alvarez Hernandez was hit and killed on U.S. 41 in February 2008. The single mother of a 2-year-old girl had been biking home with a friend from their restaurant job. Here's the whole story, from the Naples Daily News.