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Chambers expected to seek insanity defense

Posted at 6:31 AM, Jun 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-07 10:53:52-04

STILLWATER, Okla. – The woman accused of driving her vehicle into a crowd of people at the Oklahoma State University homecoming parade last October is expected to seek an insanity defense.

Last week, Adacia Chambers’ attorney filed a notice to raise the question of mental illness. Recently, Chambers pleaded not guilty during her court arraignment in May.

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Chambers is charged with four counts of second degree murder in addition to more than 40 counts of assault and battery in the Oct. 24 crash that prosecutors say was intentional.