POSTED: 11:53 a.m. HST, Oct 22, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 05:22 p.m. HST, Oct 22, 2013
A 29-year-old Kalihi man was sentenced this morning to the mandatory life prison term with the possibility for parole for killing his adoptive mother two years ago.
A state jury found Charly Hernane guilty in August of murder in the death of 56-year-old Teresita Dumalan Hernane.
Teresita Hernane died May 11, 2011 of a stroke and stab wound to her face that injured her jugular vein.