Arcata child molester gets 20+ years
[Press release from Humboldt County District Attorney’s office]
On Wednesday, July 27, 2011, the Honorable W. Bruce Watson sentenced Wayne Thomas Bukowski, 37, of Arcata, to 20 years 8 months in prison for the continuous sexual abuse of a minor, dissuading the minor from testifying against him and committing a felony while out on bond. The sentence was the maximum allowed by law. Bukowski is also required to register as a sex offender for life.
This case was prosecuted by Deputy District Attorney Kelly Neel.