Noonkester gets life in 2015 double homicide

John Wayne Noonkester was sentenced today for the brutal attack where he killed his wife and her father and wounded a bystander in July 2015.

Posted: Nov 9, 2017 10:58 AM
Updated: Nov 9, 2017 1:14 PM

John Wayne Noonkester was sentenced today for the brutal attack where he killed his wife and her father and wounded a bystander in July 2015.

Noonkester was given 2 consecutive sentences of 25 years to life without the possibility of parole.

He was also sentenced to 14 years for bodily injury with a deadly weapon for wounding a Cottonwood man.

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