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California man sentenced to 78 years in prison for killing three children
Los Angeles District Court Judge Lisa Lench convicted Luiz Fuentes, 38, of immediate guilt in three first-degree murders, the district court office announced Tuesday. The Angels. Los Angeles County.
According to authorities, Fuentes also admitted to using his knife at the 2015 event.
The father was charged with fatally stabbing his young children in the back of his truck after parking on 32nd Street in Los Angeles.
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Fuentes was found early in the morning on September 9, 2015 with several punctures in the vehicle, while his three sons Luis (10), Juan (9) and Alexander (8) were found dead in the back seat, reports KTLA.
A local pastor had previously told the store that Fuentes was unemployed and living in a van with his children at the time of the killings.
According to the Los Angeles Times, Fuentes became depressed after his wife, the mother of his children, died of a brain aneurysm in 2008.
The post indicates that the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services has received multiple calls since 2010 for allegations of family abuse. Authorities were only able to verify one accusation that led to the surveillance of Fuentes and his children. For one year depending on the point of sale.
The court allowed Fuentes to stop supervising the social worker in 2011 without holding a court-ordered pain supervision session, the Los Angeles Times said, citing the documents.
Following the deaths of Fuentes’ children, the Los Angeles County DCFS launched an investigation to see if social workers were handling reports of suspected abuse correctly.
Online prison records show Fuentes is currently incarcerated in a two-tower prison and is awaiting transfer to a state prison.
Fuentes’ attorney did not immediately respond to request for comment.