LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who bit off a fingertip during a fight at a Rose Bowl concert in Pasadena has pleaded no contest to mayhem.
Twenty-five-year-old Roberto Garnica of San Diego entered the plea on Tuesday. He was sentenced to 40 days in county jail, 30 days of community service and a year of anger management classes.READ MORE: Strong Winds Cause Power Outages Across SoCal, Over 70,000 Residents Impacted
Garnica could have faced up to eight years in state prison if convicted at trial of mayhem and battery.READ MORE: Shooting At Family Dollar Store In South LA
Authorities say Garnica was at a concert featuring Beyonce and Jay Z last August when he pushed a woman into some chairs, sparking a fight with her husband.
Authorities say Garnica punched the man and bit off the tip of his left index finger.MORE NEWS: High Winds Topple Trees, Down Power Lines And Block Roads In Some Southland Neighborhoods
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