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06/11/2015 14:27 EDT | Updated 06/11/2016 01:12 EDT

Calgary man charged in death after gas and dash identified

CALGARY - A Calgary man charged after a gas station worker died of injuries trying to stop a stolen pickup truck from driving away without paying has made a brief court appearance.Joshua Cody Mitchell, who is 20, faces a variety of charges, including criminal negligence causing death, hit and run causing death and dangerous driving causing death.There is also one count of theft for $113 worth of gas stolen when the truck took off Sunday.Maryam Rashidi, who was 35, died Tuesday.She gave chase after the gas-and-dash incident at a northwest Calgary Centex station and stood in front of the truck to try to block it from leaving, but she was struck and run over.Mitchell will be back in court June 15.