Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Bye, see you later

A good plea bargain methinks.

Man gets 20 years for pimping girl
By Craig Kapitan - Express-News

A San Antonio pimp accused of recruiting an underage McDonald's employee to instead turn tricks for him — then carving his initial into her arm after she tried to leave — has agreed to a 20-year prison sentence.

Fernando Gonzales, 36, also raped and impregnated the 16-year-old, prompting her to get an abortion, and threatened to kill her and her other child, she told authorities in October 2010.

Gonzales was to go to trial this week in the 379th state District Court for child sex-trafficking. He instead took a plea agreement Friday in which he received two concurrent 20-year sentences in exchange for no contest pleas to sexual performance of a child and human trafficking.

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