Matthew Tsopas, of Somersworth New Hampshire
DOVER, New Hampshire (NEWS CENTER) - Matthew Tsopas, of Somersworth New Hampshire, did not enter a plea in court Wednesday. Tsopas is charged with negligent homicide and felony level driving while intoxicated for his part in the head-on crash on that killed a Minnesota woman who was visiting the area on her honeymoon.
The incident happened on Route 4 and also injured her husband. Tsopas waived a probable cause hearing. The prosecutor said Tsopas smashed into four cars total in the incident and was seen running away from the scene. Prosecutors also say a motorist saw Tsopas run away and called police to tell them where he was hiding.
He is still being held $250,000 bail, but the judge is considering the a defense request to have the bail lowered.