10 of 13 defendants in David Ortiz case are convicted

The First Collegiate Court of Santo Domingo province imposed sentences of 30 to five years in jail on 10 of the 13 accused in the gun-fire attack against former Major League Baseball player David Ortiz in Santo Domingo East in June 2019.

26-year old Eddy Vladimir Féliz García and 27-year old Rolfi Ferreras Cruz (Ramón Martínez Pérez) were sentenced to 30 years in prison each. 28-year old Alberto Miguel Rodríguez Mota, was given a 20-year prison sentence.

Others sentenced were:
24-year old Jose Eduardo Ciprian Lebron (Chuky) and 28-year old Oliver Moises Mirabal were sentenced to 10 years in prison each.
31-year old Gabriel Alexander Pérez Vizcaíno was sentenced to nine years in prison.
28-year old Joel Rodríguez de la Cruz (Calamardo) was sentenced to six years in prison.
26-year old Franklin Junior Meran (Rubirosa), 29-year old Porfirio Ayendi Dechamps Vásquez (Nene) and 28-year old Junior César La Hoz Vargas (Yayo) were sentenced to five years in prison.

29-year old Carlos Rafael Álvarez Pérez (Carlos Nike), 28-year old Reynaldo Rodríguez Valenzuela (El Chino) and 31-year old Víctor Hugo Gómez Vásquez and/or Jesús Manuel Ortiz received acquittals due to insufficient evidence.

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El Nuevo Diario

27 December 2022