SANTA ANA, Calif. – A man was convicted today of stabbing and murdering a man he met on Craigslist.
|Defendant||Charges||Maximum Sentence||Court Date|
|Adam Anthony Ingala-Whiting, 24, Oceanside||Found guilty by a jury today of:
|16 years to life in state prison||Sentencing
May 18, 2018, 9:00 a.m.
Department C-41, Central Justice Center, Santa Ana
Circumstances of the Case:
- On April 28, 2014, Ingala-Whiting responded to a Craigslist advertisement posted by the victim soliciting a sexual encounter.Later that same evening, the defendant met 47-year-old Francesco Bonomolo at his home in Mission Viejo.
- Sometime between April 28, 2014, and May 4, 2014, Ingala-Whiting murdered Bonomolo by stabbing him multiple times while in the victim’s home.
- On May 4, 2014, an acquaintance went to Bonomolo’s home and discovered the victim’s body.
Prosecutor: Senior Deputy District Attorney Troy Pino, Homicide U
Orange County District Attorney / Case # 14HF1464 / March 21, 2018