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Santa Maria man convicted of murder for hit-and-run to be sentenced

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A San Luis Obispo County Superior Court judge is expected to hand down a sentence Friday morning for the Santa Maria man convicted of murder in connection with a deadly hit-and-run.

William Mobley, 35, was arrested on Sept. 15, 2016, after he crashed into two vehicles on the side of the highway near El Campo Road outside Arroyo Grande, killing 68-year-old Richard Stabile of Santa Maria. 

Mobley was said to be under the influence when he fled the scene. He was later found by San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's deputies and taken into custody. 

Stabile and another driver, who sustained only minor injuries, were parked along the highway, waiting for a tow truck.

Mobley was eligible for the murder charge because he had two prior DUI convictions.

This story will be updated as new information becomes available. 

Related:
Jury convicts driver of murder for DUI-related crash near Arroyo Grande
 

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