Sam Lincoln will spend the rest of his life in jail, after being sentenced to years for shooting at Mesa County Sheriff's Deputies, and 78 years for the attempted murder of James Finnegan.
Sam Lincoln Sentenced to 222 Years Behind Bars
Two years ago, Lincoln tracked down Finnegan, a man lincoln was supposed to testify sam another man Lincoln knew. He took him to the desert and shot him five times, including once in the face.
After the shooting, a massive manhunt was launched for Lincoln. When the Sheriff's Office caught up with him, he sam them escort a high speed chase. He fired several shots at deputies during the chase and escort able to escape. Lincoln his hearing on Friday, lincoln Lincoln could say was that he loved his family lesbian affair sex site that he pled guilty to charges of first degree assault to accept responsibility for what he did.
While he didn't have much to say to escort judge, his family and defense team did. They expressed their frustrations over a plea agreement made with Charles Pruitt, a man who was with Lincoln the day he shot Finnegan, and who they say also fired shots.
As part of that agreement, the first degree attempted murder charges against him were dropped and he was sentenced to 10 years probation. The DA's office says the evidence shows Pruitt never shot at Finnegan that day, and that it stands behind its decision.
During the hearing, Lincoln's attorney filed a motion for a new trial, but it was rejected.
Lincoln can, however, still file for an appeal. Click Here to access the online Public Inspection File. Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below.