A convicted double killer’s brother, who’s dealing with allegations of violating probation in a home dispute, agreed Tuesday to enter a drug rehabilitation facility for a six-month remedy program.
If Tim Wozniak, forty two, efficiently completes this system, prosecutors will dismiss the probation violation petition, in accordance with Deputy District Lawyer Mark Geller.
Final yr, he was charged with attacking a girlfriend on Sept. eleven. However that misdemeanor home violence case was dumped as a part of his plea discount for being an adjunct after the very fact within the murders dedicated by his brother.
As a part of the plea discount, Wozniak was positioned on three years of probation and was ordered to take 10 anger administration courses, in response to courtroom data.
Wozniak testified towards his brother — who was sentenced to demise on Sept. 23 — and pleaded responsible Dec. 15 to being an adjunct after the very fact. He was sentenced to time served in jail, which amounted to 10 days, stated Senior Deputy District Lawyer Matt Murphy.
Wozniak was not charged in his most up-to-date case of home violence, which stemmed from his arrest simply after three a.m. Dec. 22 at an Irvine lodge.
In line with Roxi Fyad of the Costa Mesa Police Division, he was accused of punching, grabbing and biting a girlfriend on Dec. 19 whereas driving on Bristol Road close to the South Coast Plaza purchasing middle.
The 2 ended up again at a lodge in Irvine, the place a safety guard observed the lady was “distraught” and referred to as police, Fyad stated.
Wozniak helped cover proof towards his 32-yr-previous brother, however he later cooperated absolutely with authorities, Murphy stated.
Daniel Patrick Wozniak, a former Los Alamitos group theater actor, was convicted in December of the 2010 murders of 26-yr-previous Samuel Eliezer Herr and 23-yr-previous Julie Kibuishi. He killed the victims to boost funds for his pending nuptials and honeymoon.
Following the killings, he handed his older brother a backpack containing the homicide weapon and different incriminating proof. Tim Wozniak agreed to “eliminate this backpack and all the contents therein,” in accordance with his plea deal.
“I later threw this backpack over a fence at my mother and father’ house in Lengthy Seashore, the place it remained till recovered by police,” he admitted in his plea deal. “I’ve since cooperated with the next investigation and prosecution and I’m deeply sorry for any and all of my involvement on this matter.”
–Metropolis Information Service
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