Attempted murderer gets 25 years

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes A Keizer man convicted of attempted aggravated murder of a Keizer police officer, among other charges, was sentenced to 25 years in prison Monday, Oct. 9. Jose Antonio Hernandez was found guilty of the attempted murder, attempting to elude an officer in a vehicle and on foot, unlawful use of a firearm and being a felon in possession of a firearm by a jury on Oct. 4. The charges stem from an incident in October 2016. In issuing the sentence, Judge Channing Bennett took into account two prior firearm-involved incidents for which...

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