Valley Cottage man sentenced for running over wife

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A judge in New Jersey sentenced a Valley Cottage man to 14 years in prison for stabbing and running over his wife with a car in September of 2009.

During his sentencing, Alan Pelcak stood mostly silent in the courtroom, only occasionally sobbing as his ex-wife recounted what he did to her.

Under sentencing guidelines in New Jersey, Pelcack must serve 85 percent of his sentence before being considered for parole.

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