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)

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.


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!


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

To post your comment, please click here to Log in

Remember me?
Forgot Password?
or register. This topic is only for those who have signed up to participate by providing their email address and establishing a screen name.

The dress code
By Jessica T | 27 comments | 2,074 views

September food and drink goings on
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 1,450 views

Two Days to Save This Dog?
By Cathy Kirkman | 15 comments | 1,279 views

It Depends... Disguising Real Characters in Fiction
By Nick Taylor | 0 comments | 420 views

Twenty-five years of wedded bliss
By Sally Torbey | 1 comment | 120 views