SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) A California man who pleaded responsible to second-diploma homicide for the demise of his mom shall be despatched to a state psychological hospital as an alternative of jail.
The Orange County Register stories (http://bit.ly/2hAcKvY ) that a decide sentenced 32-yr-previous Marvin Horatio Cipullo to fifteen years to life in a state psychological hospital after he made the responsible plea on Tuesday.
Cipullo, who’s recognized with schizophrenia, stabbed fifty seven-yr-previous Rebeca Garcia in September 2010 of their Santa Ana house. When contemplating the sentence, the decide famous that Cipullo has hallucinations and delusions.
A parole board can contemplate Cipullo’s launch from the hospital if he’s decided to be sane. If that happens earlier than the 15-yr minimal sentence ends, he will probably be despatched to jail to complete the time period.
Info from: The Orange County Register, http://www.ocregister.com