John Guimarra III has been arraigned on hit-and-run, driving while impaired charges

Posted at 12:58 PM, Jul 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-17 20:26:21-04

John Guimarra III was in court Monday afternoon to be arraigned on charges stemming from a January car accident that killed 32-year-old Angela Holder.

Giumarra III faces felony hit-and-run causing death and driving while impaired charges, and could face up to four years in prison. 

Bail for Guimarra III, 48, was set at $25,000.00. Giumarra III has posted bail.

Investigators arrested Guimarra, a member of a well known Kern County farming family, was under the influence when they say he hit Holder, who was riding her bicycle at night on Golden State Avenue and F Street on January 16, 2017. 

Giumarra III will be back in court August 16th.