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Connecticut officer faces Las Vegas Judge after fellow officer dies in crash

Posted at 12:00 PM, Sep 21, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-21 16:05:47-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A Connecticut officer was in court Tuesday morning after being involved in a deadly crash last week that took the life of another Connecticut officer.

Robert Ferraro is the officer facing charges from that crash and his defense asked the judge for more time to meet with his family who just arrived in town.

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Ferraro has been charged with driving under the influence and police say he lost control of a Rolls-Royce while speeding.

Ferraro posted $100,000 bail but needs approval for house arrest and electronic monitoring.

Fellow officer Joshua Castellano died in the crash.