Man sentenced to 14 years in Calif. officer's killing

Krist Antonio Wiggins' sentence was the longest possible based on verdicts by juries


By Will Bigham
Inland Valley (Calif.) Daily Bulletin

FONTANA - A man convicted in the fatal shooting in 2007 of Rialto police officer Sergio Carrera Jr. was sentenced Tuesday to 14 years in prison.

Krist Antonio Wiggins' sentence was the longest possible based on verdicts by juries, who convicted Wiggins of involuntary manslaughter plus a "special allegation" that he discharged a firearm.

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