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Woman gets 8 years after attack that left the victim blind in one eye

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COHOES, N.Y. – A woman has been sentenced to 8 years in State Prison for attacking someone with a drinking glass.

Brenda Becker, 52, pleaded guilty to one Count of Attempted Assault in August.  On July 1, 2013, Becker was attending a party at a Greene Island home when she struck another party-goer in the head with a glass. 

The victim sustained a serious injury to one eye which is now permanently blinded.  They also sustained scarring to their face.

After Becker is released from Prison she will serve 5 years of Post Release Supervision.

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