Passengers were sentenced to four years and six monthsimprisonment for drunken dragging and driving

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 Passengers were sentenced to four years and six monthsimprisonment for drunken dragging and driving


Jinan, June 13, Xinhua News Agency (Xinhua) - On June 12, the Mengyin County Peoples Court of Linyi City, Shandong Province, handed down a verdict on the first instance of a crime of endangering public safety by dangerous means and dangerous driving. The defendant, Wang Mou, who was dragging a bus driver while driving after drinking, had a criminal record of drunk driving. He was sentenced to four years and six monthsimprisonment and a fine of RMB 25,000.

According to reports, on January 1, 2019, the defendant, Wang Momou, attended a family and friends banquet and took a bus from Dai Gu to Mengyin after drinking. There were 14 passengers in the bus. During the period, the defendant unjustifiably stopped the driver from closing the door and was stopped by the driver. At about 17 oclock, when the bus was traveling at a speed of 62 kilometers per hour to the downhill section of Zhangjiakouzi Village on 234 Provincial Highway, the defendant suddenly stepped forward and grabbed the drivers neck with his left hand and extended his right hand to the drivers face, seriously affecting his normal driving. During this period, a heavy semi-trailer was driven in opposite direction in the reverse lane. After that, the driver stopped and braked the car urgently. In addition, one of the passengers pulled the accused away, so as to avoid the dangerous expansion.

At about 16 oclock on September 17, 2018, the defendant, Wang Momou, was caught driving away after a drunken bicycle and a car bumped into each other. After appraisal, Wang Mous blood alcohol content was 248.7 mg per 100 ml. He was drunk driving and was responsible for the accident.

The Peoples Procuratorate of Mengyin County holds that the defendant should be held criminally responsible for the crime of endangering public safety and dangerous driving by dangerous means when he pulls and pulls drivers in the course of driving public transport, endangering public safety and driving a motor vehicle drunk on the road.

Mengyin County Peoples Court sentenced the defendant Wang Momou to four and six yearsimprisonment for endangering public safety by dangerous means; six months detention for dangerous driving and a fine of 25,000 yuan; and decided to execute four and six yearsimprisonment and a fine of 25,000 yuan.

Judge Zhong Yongxin of this trial said that the defendants drunken influence on public safety, the plot is very serious, the attitude of guilty plea is better, and guilty plea and punishment. In the spirit of striking such crimes severely and dealing leniently with defendants who plead guilty, the collegial panel shall impose the above sentences.

Earlier, there was a criminal case of conflict between bus companies in Dongping County, Taian City, Shandong Province. The defendant Zhou Mou was sentenced to three yearsimprisonment for the crime of endangering public safety by dangerous means because he seized the bus drivers steering wheel and caused the vehicle to deviate from the normal road.

Source of this article: Xinhua responsible editor: Li Wan_B11284