Bryant guilty of third-degree homicide of Harry Aultz

LEWISTOWN — Stuart Wayne Bryant, 61, of Coatesville, was convicted of third-degree homicide and other charges from a Jan. 28, 2019, collision that killed Mifflin County Junior High School teacher and football coach Harry Aultz at the intersection of U.S. 22 Business and Hoss Drive in Granville Township.

A Mifflin County jury returned the verdict just after 2 p.m. Friday after deliberating for nearly three hours. Friday was the third day of the trial.

Among the 21 charges Bryant faced, he was convicted of 20, including two homicide by vehicle charges, involuntary manslaughter and DUI. He was found not guilty on one charge of reckless endangerment.

Sentencing will be June 11.


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