Geoff Dornan
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Carson woman gets at least 3 years in mayhem attack

The woman accused of mayhem for the injuries she inflicted on another woman in a 2011 fight in Carson City has been sentenced to at least three years in prison. Brandi Mary Chapin pleaded no contest Tuesday to the charge, describing the Dec. 30, 2011, incident as “a very bad fight.” She apologized but added that “I did not do everything I’ve been accused of.” The victim suffered serious harm, including to her genitals, that required immediate surgery. “The fight that happened was brutal and resulted in substantial bodily harm,” said Assistant District Attorney Mark Krueger. Chapin’s lawyer, Kay Ellen …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jan 22, 2014 12:11AM Published Jan 22, 2014 12:45PM Copyright 2014 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.