Woman sentenced to 20 years in death of child

  • Kuuipo Nihipali changed her plea in connection to a Halloween 2018 murder Thursday in Circuit Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Ashley Nihipali is sentenced Friday in Kona Circuit Court for the October 2018 death of 6-year-old Mazen Kaniela Nihipali-Moniz. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

One of two women charged in the 2018 Halloween killing of 6-year-old Mazen Kaniela Nihipali-Moniz was sentenced Friday in Kona Circuit Court.