Judge: Charges stand against driver accused of running over anti-gang activist

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Charges will stand against the driver accused of running over and killing anti-gang activist Evelyn Rodriguez.

A judge ruled Monday that Annmarie Drago, of Patchogue, will face criminally negligent homicide charges, according to Newsday.

Drago is accused of throwing out a memorial to Rodriguez' daughter on the second anniversary of her daughter's death at the hands of MS-13.

When Rodriguez confronted Drago in her car, Drago is accused of hitting the gas, killing the Brentwood mom last September.

Drago's attorney says his client felt she was "in danger."

 Family, friends remember anti-gang advocate Evelyn Rodriguez

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