BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A Connecticut man who pinned twin 8-year-old boys and a woman who tried to help them in opposition to a wall with his car closing yr has been sentenced to 2 years in prison.
The Connecticut Post experiences that 39-year-old Allen Pearson, of Stamford, was sentenced Wednesday on a second-degree assault conviction.
Police say the boys had been standing exterior a Bridgeport restaurant when Pearson drove his car at them. Shanta Jordan seen the car and leaped in entrance of it hoping to protect the boys. All three had been pinned.
Police say Jordan suffered a fractured hip. One boy suffered fractured legs and a broken shoulder whereas his brother obtained bruises and abrasions.
Police did not check out to search out out whether or not or not Pearson was impaired by drugs or alcohol. He apologized in court docket docket.