Lopez gets 50 years for attempted murder

 BISBEE — A man convicted of attempted first-degree murder and several other counts was sentenced to more than 50 years in prison on Monday in Cochise County Superior Court.

Francisco Antonio Lopez, 35, was found guilty last month of attempted first-degree murder of Donald Lopez, five counts of aggravated assault with a gun upon him and Shawna Lortz, and two counts of disorderly conduct with a weapon on Nov. 26, 2010.

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jack on Sun, 09/18/2011 - 7:58am
Title: Harsh

I didn’t witness the event but 50 years appears a little harsh for an incident where no one was harmed.

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