LOS ANGELES COUNTY DA GASCON BARS PROSECUTORS FROM ATTENDING PAROLE HEARING FOR CHILD RAPIST. The family can argue for the offender’s continued imprisonment on their own
January 23, 2021
Prosecutors in Los Angeles County are barred from attending an upcoming parole hearing to oppose the release of a serial child rapist as part of a series of controversial reforms implemented by District Attorney George Gascon.
Ruben Beltran was convicted for the sexual assault of a girl, 6, and an 8-year-old boy. The pair are brother and sister, KTTV-TV, the Fox-owned station in Los Angeles reported. He has been imprisoned since 2004.
Beltran was a friend of the family, according to reports.
“God, I was so young,”