De Pere Man Sentenced to Three Years in Prison After Fatal Crash

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A De Pere man who is charged with homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle has been sentenced.

31-year-old Shay Smyser hit 63-year-old Gary Schuller of Colorado on April 23rd, 2017 while Schuller was standing outside his car on I-41.

Smyser was intoxicated at the time of the crash, with his Blood alcohol level at a .261.

He has been sentenced to three years in prison, followed by three years extended supervision.

Smyser said in court that he felt “sorry..ashamed and heart broken.” when referring to the accident.

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