Woman who drove over nail salon manager agrees to plea deal

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Krystal Whipple, the woman facing charges in the death of a Las Vegas salon manager, pleaded guilty Friday to second-degree murder, according to court records.

Whipple faced numerous charges in the December 2018 death of 53-year-old Nhu “Annie” Nguyen and was arrested in Arizona two weeks after the incident.

According to Las Vegas police, Whipple left the nail salon without paying for her manicure and Nguyen ran after her and was struck and then dragged by Whipple’s car through the parking lot.

According to the plea deal, Whipple is facing a 10- to 25-year prison sentence. She entered her plea Friday afternoon, and is scheduled to be sentenced on Feb. 21 at 8:30 a.m.

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