Man sentenced for attempted murder of officer and civilian on ride-along


MADERA COUNTY, California (KSEE/KGPE) — The Madera County District Attorney announced Friday that Thomas Garcia was sentenced for the attempted murder of a Madera Police officer and a civilian on a ride-along with the officer.

The District Attorney says Garcia was sentenced to 31 years, 4 months in prison after he fired 13 rounds at the officer hitting his patrol car and a nearby home on Oct. 26, 2016.

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