Kevin J. Augustiniak, one of the Hells Angels charged in the 2001 murder of Mesa resident Cynthia Garcia, was sentenced yesterday to 23.5 years in prison.
Augustiniak pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in October, nearly eight years after his 2003 indictment.
Sentencing for second-degree murder is typically capped at 22 years, but a previous aggravated-assault conviction helped tack on a little extra, although he'll get some credit for his time served in county jail.
Maricopa County Attorney's Office spokesman Jerry Cobb tells New Times
Augustiniak will get around six years credit for time served.
Augustiniak and another Hells Angel, Paul Eischeid, were partying with Garcia in the gang's Mesa clubhouse in October 2001 when some of the bikers thought she was being disrespectful.More »