Palm Beach Resident Charged with Vehicular Homicide
Although the posted speed limit was 30 miles per hour on Northeast 62 Street, Despastino was believed to have been speeding, according to a witness at the scene. He is also suspected of having at least one alcoholic beverage before operating the vehicle. Despastino was arrested on Monday morning a week following the accident and was released after paying a $3,500 bond.
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