Case # 16ZF0003
Date: August 24, 2018
SANTA ANA, Calif. – A felon who had two of his prior felony convictions reduced to misdemeanors under Proposition 47 (Prop 47), which resulted in his release from custody, was sentenced today to 18 years in state prison for shooting his firearm at police officers while leading them on a chase.
“Orange County law enforcement is second to none, and our united efforts continue to keep Orange County safest among all surrounding counties despite the continued passage of anti-public safety laws,” stated District Attorney Tony Rackauckas.
Defendant: Jimmy Hoang Truong, 31, Santa Ana
Convicted by a jury on Feb. 20, 2018, of the following felony counts: Continue reading