A former Benton Township cop was sentenced Friday, Feb. 19, to 60 days in jail after his vehicle struck and killed a woman while he was responding to a call in September.
Eugene Anderson was also fined $1,700, according to our news partners ABC 57. He was found guilty of moving violation causing death after a three-day trial earlier this month.
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Anderson was on his way to a domestic violence call the night of Sept. 20 but didn’t have his lights and sirens on when his squad car hit 48-year-old Kimberly Bedford as she was crossing Pipestone Road near Ravina Avenue in Benton Harbor.
Bedford was pronounced dead at the scene.
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