Andrade Likely to Die in Prison for Shootout

Posted: December 12, 2012 at 3:20 a.m.

Sergio Hidalgo Andrade Martinez, left, listens to testimony Dec. 4 during his trial in Washington County Circuit Court in Fayetteville.

Sergio Hidalgo Andrade Martinez, 52, who was found guilty last week of eight counts of attempted capital murder, including wounding a Fayetteville police officer, was sentenced Tuesday to 147 years in prison.

Legal Lingo

Consecutive Sentencing

When a criminal defendant is convicted on multiple counts, the sentences for each must be served one after the other. This is distinguished from concurrent sentencing, in which sentences for multiple counts are combined into a single period, whichever is the longest of the separate sentences.


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Posted by: MANofFEWwords

December 12, 2012 at 7:59 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Not only that, he wasn' t even a very good shot.

Posted by: JailBird

December 12, 2012 at 8:14 p.m. ( | suggest removal )