Town Square

Post a New Topic

Man gets 17 years to life for killing ex-girlfriend

Original post made on Nov 4, 2012

A man who stabbed his girlfriend to death in East Palo Alto and then fled to Mexico in 1995 was sentenced today, Nov. 1, to 17 years to life in prison, Al Serrato, San Mateo County assistant district attorney, said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, November 1, 2012, 3:21 PM

Comments (2)

Like this comment
Posted by bru
a resident of Crescent Park
on Nov 5, 2012 at 11:21 am

bru is a registered user.

murdered someone and ran away for 17 years, and only gets 17 years?????
way too lenient in my opinion.


Like this comment
Posted by Ducatigirl
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Nov 5, 2012 at 6:51 pm

Ducatigirl is a registered user.

it is never enough for taking a life, especially in an exacerbated situation such as killing the woman in front of her toddler daughter!


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


To post your comment, please login or register at the top of the page. This topic is only for those who have signed up to participate by providing their email address and establishing a screen name.

Fu Lam Mum shutters temporarily in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 5 comments | 2,486 views

 

Best Of Palo Alto ballot is here

It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Best Of Palo Alto" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 21st issue of the Palo Alto Weekly.

VOTE HERE