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Not Guilty Plea In Hit And Run Death Of UK Student

A man accused in connection with the hit and run death of a UK student entered a not guilty plea in court on Friday morning.

Shannon Houser is charged with tampering with physical evidence, a misdemeanor charge of leaving the scene of an accident and marijuana possession.

Police say his truck hit 18-year-old Connie Blount as she walked across South Broadway on April 13th.

Houser is currently out of jail on bond. At Friday's hearing a judge ordered him to take random drug tests, continue living with his mom, continue to work and not use any drugs or alcohol.

He'll return to court on July 31st for a pre-trial hearing.


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