Man paroled in the I-80 rock-throwing case back in prison

LEWISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania man is in jail two months after he was paroled for his role in a rock-throwing on Interstate 80, which is still an Ohio teacher critically injured.

The authorities have accused 21-year-old Brett Lahr of a parole violation after the police claimed he was driving under the influence when he fell asleep behind the wheel and hit a power pole last Friday night in Dauphin County in eastern and central Pennsylvania.

Lahr was paroled Oct. 3 after serving 18 months for criminal conspiracy to commit aggravated assault arising from the 2014 incident. Three others were convicted.

Sharon Budd was severely injured when a 4½-pound rock was thrown from an I-80 overpass and crashed through the windshield of her car. Her husband committed suicide in August.

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