Antonio Hernandez-Cruz has been sentenced to 12 years in prison in connection with a 2009 cold-case homicide in Palm Beach County.
Police say on March 13, 1999, Hernandez-Cruz was involved in a fight outside of the Pepe Ecuadorian Club with Roberto Arenas and others.
Hernandez-Cruz killed Arenas, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.
Ten years later the case was re-opened.
PBSO said after a lengthy investigation, an arrest warrant for 2nd degree murder was obtained by detectives.
Hernandez-Cruz was arrested in Oklahoma in August of 2011 by the U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task Force.
Monday Hernandez-Cruz pleaded guilty to manslaughter with a firearm. A judge sentenced him to 12 years in prison.
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