Alberto Casillas, 38-years old, was found guilty of three felony counts in caseGA101048 that includes kidnapping, injuring a girlfriend and making criminal threats. He was sentenced to 16 years and four months in state prison for forcing his ex-girlfriend into a car, assaulting her, and then threatening to kill her this past May.
According to Deputy District Attorney Yoobin Kang Hernandez, Casillas went to his ex-girlfriend’s Duarte home on May 3rd, then forced her to into his vehicle then threatened to hurt her if she got out. Casillas drove them to his East Los Angeles home, where he a witness to the abduction called the police shortly thereafter.
Upon arriving at the defendant’s home, police found the victim in the driveway with injuries to her body, and Casillas was arrested in connection with the incident.
This domestic violence case was investigated by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.