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Vet with PTSD gets time served for assault
July 26, 2014, 05:00 AM

Milo Imrie

A 25-year-old Woodside military veteran committed to a state mental hospital after his arrest for assaulting his cousin with a shovel was sentenced Friday to a year in jail but already has 16 months worth of credit.

A judge also reduced Milo McIntosh Imrie’s felony assault charge to a misdemeanor. He was given three years probation.

Imrie was arrested Dec. 12, 2012, after threatening his 22-year-old cousin with a gasoline can and claims he planned to kill him and himself through either fire or the use of a knife. The cousin took a butcher block of knives from the kitchen and threw it on the roof but, when his back was turned, Imrie struck him in the back with the shovel and fled, according to prosecutors.

Deputies found Imrie at the nearby Menlo Country Club on Woodside Road where he reportedly resisted arrest and tried grabbing a deputy’s gun. He was placed on a psychiatric hold but, while being transported to jail the next day, he ran from the patrol car when its door was open.

Before he could be tried, Imrie’s was declared incompetent and sent to Napa State Hospital. Imrie returned to San Mateo County last summer after doctors found him fit again and pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity. He changed his plea in May.



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