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James Cruz pleads not guilty

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 by Krystal Paco

Guam - James Sablan Cruz pleaded not guilty in the Hagtana courthouse.

He was arrested for a fatal hit-and-run back in August 2014.

22-year-old Nana Neen Masaichy was making a quick trip to the store across the street when she hit by car along the Back Road to Andersen.

Cruz reportedly turned himself in shortly after and admitted he had five beers that night.

It wasn't until four months later when highway patrol was able to complete their investigation and Cruz was arrested.

Cruz waived his right to speedy trial. His next court appearance is a criminal trial setting scheduled for February 3.
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