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She plowed into and killed a Good Samaritan and will now go to jail

This is Maureen O'Boyle with a major update on a story that gripped our community.  Charla Davis was convicted in a deadly DUI case, but that conviction was overturned.  Now she has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge. We'll tell you how long Davis will spend in jail for the death a man who was just trying to help a stranded motorist.

A local man who disappeared after his twentieth high school reunion last week was found alive but injured.  At five, what we know about his disappearance and his injuries.

A bank robber hits the same bank twice and leaves a lasting impression that police hope helps catch the criminal.  Paul Cameron with the pictures in tonight's Crimestoppers.  Remember if you help solve the crime you could bank some cash.

And make sure to catch Eric's First Alert Forecast for some changes that could impact your weekend!

I hope you'll join all of the WBTV news team for these stories, and the best coverage of breaking news starting at 5:00pm.

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