Lakeview Hate CrimeGiovanni Mattina, the Lakeview man charged with a hate crime for writing “your Nazi lives here” on a neighbor’s sidewalk and throwing bricks at their door, has pleaded guilty.
Mattina received 30 months probation and is ordered to pay $3,460 restitution.
Belmont - Clark Robbery Case
The case against King’s alleged accomplice, Michael A. Lee, is still working its way through court. Lee is due back in court on October 20.
North Center Starbucks Robbery
Career Burglar Pleas
Cline, sentenced to a combined 36 years in prison for seven different break-ins since 1991, received a modest 364-day sentence (offset by 175 days of time served) in exchange for his plea.
More Charges In "Chicken Hut" Rape Case
Ortiz now faces four counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault, four counts of criminal sexual assault - consent, and one count of criminal sexual abuse.
A judge also declined Ortiz’s request to travel to Ecuador with three family members where he hoped to spend time with his mother. Ortiz said he bought the airline tickets months before the alleged rape.