District Attorney P. David Soares announced today that LAMAR JACKSON, 34, of Albany, pleaded guilty to (1) Count of Leaving the Scene of an Incident Without Reporting, a Class D Felony, before the Honorable Judge Peter Lynch in Albany County Court this afternoon.
On April 13, 2015, at approximately 8:17 p.m., in the area of State Route 5 in the Town of Colonie, JACKSON was driving a car when he struck and killed a person who was crossing the street.
JACKSON fled the scene and discarded the car off a side street in a parking lot on Kraft Avenue.
JACKSON faces 2-6 years in State Prison when he is sentenced on December 4, 2015.
Vehicular Crimes Bureau Chief Mary Tanner-Richter is prosecuting this case.
For more information please contact the Albany County District Attorney’s Office at (518) 487-5460.