ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two people convicted in an Arizona prison break and a double homicide in New Mexico have been sentenced to prison.
Federal prosecutors say 46-year-old Tracy Allen Province was sentenced Monday to five consecutive terms of life imprisonment without the possibility of release.
They say Casslyn Mae Welch got a 40-year prison sentence.
Province and the 47-year-old Welch were accused of participating in the plot to carjack and kill a retired Oklahoma couple.
Arizona prison escapee John McCluskey was convicted of kidnapping and murdering 61-year-old Gary and Linda Haas in August 2010. He’s scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday.
Welch is McCluskey’s cousin and girlfriend. She pleaded guilty to helping McCluskey and Province escape from a prison near Kingman in July 2010.
Province and Welch testified for the prosecution in McCluskey’s trial.