Alshabani was sentenced for intentionally hitting and killing 79-year old Vira Nahorna and attempting to hit four other people, including a child, in the same parking lot.
This incident happened on October 14, 2019 and Alsgavabani has remained in the Mecklenburg County Jail since her arrest.
Sawan Alshabani pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, felony hit and run, and two counts of assault with a deadly weapon.
She received the following sentences: Second-degree murder: 94-125 months in prison; that sentence was suspended pending her successful completion of 60 months of supervised probation due to extraordinary mitigation.
The judge ordered several conditions of probation to ensure she continues her medications.