Media Advisory – Kevin Rojano-Nieto sentence

Date: April 3, 2015


WHO: Kevin Jonas Rojano-Nieto, 20, Santa Ana

WHAT: Was found guilty by a jury on Dec. 3, 2014, of one felony count of sexual intercourse or sodomy with a child 10 years or younger and one felony count of a lewd act upon a child under 14, for sodomizing a female toddler and making her touch his penis on June 4, 2014.

In this case, the minimum sentence is 25 years to life in state prison and the maximum is 33 years to life in state prison. The Court, over the People’s objection, sentenced Rojano-Nieto today to 10 years determinate in state prison citing that 25 years to life in state prison was cruel and unusual punishment under the U.S. Constitution.