Murder suspect to legally represent self
Sat, May 28 2016 12:00 PM
A South Bay murder suspect has won the right to represent himself at trial.
Salvador Cuellar, 29, will stand trial Aug. 22 in the shooting death of Hector Arce, 36, of Imperial Beach. Arce was shot five times in the head and neck on Jan. 28, 2012. [..]
Judge nixes city’s bid to get rid of lawsuit
The city of Chula Vista’s request to have an open government lawsuit thrown out of court was denied last week. San Diego Superior Court Judge Katherine Bacal sided with Chula Vista resident Chris Shilling and San Diegans for Open Government whe [..]
Sex extorter gets reduced sentence
A judge reduced the original 18-year jail term by 10 years Monday for Kevin Bollaert, who was convicted of extortion and identity theft with a “revenge porn” web site that published the nude photos of a Chula Vista woman and hundreds of o [..]
Knife-wielding barricader stays in jail
A man who barricaded himself with a knife in a Chula Vista hotel was sentenced July 2 to one year and four months in jail.
The projected release date for Garry Israel Romero, 26, is set for Dec. 7. He received credits for serving 169 days in jail [..]
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