the republic logo

Wichita man sentenced to 3 years in theft of dying woman's wedding ring at drive-thru

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

WICHITA, Kansas — A 20-year-old Wichita man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for his role in the theft of a wedding ring from a dying woman's hand at a Taco Bell drive-thru.

KAKE-TV (http://bit.ly/1siCAGq ) reports Quanique Dontrell Thomas-Hameen was found guilty of misdemeanor theft and obstructing apprehension in a felony offense. Police say Thomas-Hameen was inside when Daquantrius Saquill Johnson and Keith Byron Hickels Jr. stole a ring from the finger of 43-year-old Danielle Zimmerman after she suffered a brain aneurism in the drive-thru.

Thomas-Hameen apologized to the Zimmerman family in court Thursday, saying he takes responsibility for not speaking up. Zimmerman's husband, Kris Zimmerman, then for the maximum sentence.

Jason and Hickels are scheduled for trial in December. The wedding ring was never found.


Information from: KAKE-TV.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2014 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.