Man charged over rock-throwing that severely injured Sharon Budd gets parole


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LEWISBURG, Pa. — The first of four young men charged over a rock-throwing episode on a Pennsylvania interstate that caused severe brain trauma to Northeast Ohio teacher, Sharon Budd, has been granted parole.

The Daily Item of Sunbury reports Keefer McGee was granted parole Wednesday by a Union County judge after serving 11 1/2 months in jail.

Sharon Budd
Sharon Budd

Sharon Budd underwent numerous surgeries for her injuries from the July 2014 attack.

Her husband, Randy Budd, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at his Uniontown, Ohio, home earlier this month.

Judge Michael Sholley said 19-year-old McGee met the terms of his sentencing. McGee had pleaded guilty to aggravated assault. The judge said McGee understands the hurt that comes from Randy Budd's death, but said they weren't in court to consider that.

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