Case # 14CF1874
Date: April 6, 2018
*Defendant was originally sentenced to 10 years in state prison
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – A man who sodomized a toddler was sentenced today to 25 years to life in state prison after the Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, Division One reversed a trial judge’s illegal 10-year sentence.
“Sodomizing a 4 year old is obviously a heinous crime. The Orange County District Attorney’s Office rightfully pursued the life sentence to make sure this defendant received the mandatory 25 years to life,” stated District Attorney Tony Rackauckas.
Defendant: Kevin Jonas Rojano-Nieto, 23
Found guilty by a jury on Dec. 3, 2014 of the following felony counts: Continue reading