S-13-1077, State v. Wellington Carngbe (Appellant)
Lancaster County District Court, Judge Jodi Nelson
Attorneys: George R. Love (Attorney General’s Office) --- Dennis Keefe & Timothy Eppler (Public Defender’s Office) (Appellant)
Criminal: Excessive sentence; burglary, class III felony
Proceedings below: Appellant pled no contest to burglary and was sentenced to 6 to 8 years of imprisonment.
Issues: 1) The sentence imposed by the district court should have included credit for time served on CR12-1012, and 2) the sentence imposed by the district court was excessive and constituted an abuse of discretion.