David Njuguna. (Kendall Buhl/WBZ NewsRadio)
WORCESTER, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio) — The verdict in the bench trial of David Njuguna is set to be read next Tuesday November 12th at 3:00 p.m. in the Worcester Courthouse.
Njuguna, 33 of Webster, is accused of causing the death of State Trooper Thomas Clardy in a 2016 crash.
The Worcester County District Attorney's office made the announcmentThe Worcester County District Attorney's office made the announcement Friday morning.
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Prosecutors claim Njuguna was high when he struck Trooper Clardy's cruiser on the Mass Pike in Charlton on March 16, 2016, killing him.
Njuguna's defense claimed it was not marijuana, but a medical emergency that caused him to speed and crash into Clardy's cruiser.