On Twitter, she said, “God, I love bartending…” on her arrest, she was more than three times the legal limit and had been allowed to get wasted at work, the hotel where she worked is now being sued by the family of her victim…
Plea Deal Yields Only Four-Year Sentence
The 20-year-old woman charged with DUI manslaughter in the death of a South Beach chef accepted a plea deal Wednesday afternoon.
Karlie Tomica pleaded guilty to hitting and killing Shore Club hotel chef Stefano Riccioletti, 49.
“I killed him that morning,” Tomica said in court. “I had been drinking while I was at work. I got very drunk. I hit him with my car and I killed him.”
According to police, Tomica’s blood alcohol level was three times the legal limit.
Tomica also faces charges of leaving the scene of an accident involving death, DUI property damage and resisting arrest without violence in connection with the Jan. 28 crash outside the Shelborne Hotel at 1801 Collins Avenue.
After striking Riccioletti, Tomica drove off to her apartment on the 5600 ….MORE
Self-Proclaimed ‘Party Princess’ is going to be sent out to give ‘talks’ to high school students as part of her punishment…
From New York Daily News
Tomica, who described herself on her since-deleted Twitter profile as “Party Princess Miami Beach,” immediately fled the scene, according to the Miami New Times, but was quickly tailed by a Good Samaritan following the alleged hideous hit-and-run.
Jairo Fuentes, who witnessed the whole incident, followed Tomica, as she sped back to her apartment, and called 911.