Sacto 9-1-1
December 28, 2012
Ask Sacto 911 crime Q&A: Was anyone arrested in 1989 killing in Del Paso Heights?

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QUESTION: Was anyone caught in the killing of Emanuel Dennis Adams on March 30, 1989?
Submitted by: Albert White, Sacramento

ANSWER: Anthony Mial was arrested in the fatal stabbing of Emanuel Dennis Adams, 34, of Del Paso Heights.

According to a brief account in The Bee, Mial was the loser in an earlier street fight. He and Adams reportedly fought in front of a liquor store in the 3700 block of Marysville Boulevard.

Mial reportedly followed Adams and stabbed him in front of Adams' home in the 3700 block of Balsam Street.

According to Sacramento Superior Court online records, Mial pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and was sentenced to seven years in state prison.

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