Close
Bonneville Phoenix Network
 KTAR News
 Arizona Sports
92.3 FM KTAR
Menu
Social
Latest News

Burglar gets prison term for metro Phoenix crimes

PHOENIX -- A man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison in a case stemming from a string of forced-entry home burglaries in Goodyear last year.

A Maricopa County Superior Court spokeswoman said 25-year-old Augustine Bobby Ortega was sentenced Thursday by Judge Karen O'Connor.

Ortega pleaded guilty Feb. 28 to burglary in the first-degree, burglary in the second degree and attempted burglary in the second degree.

Ortega was arrested last June at a Phoenix home by Goodyear police and federal agents.

Authorities said Ortega and another man allegedly were linked to about a dozen "door-kick" burglaries in Goodyear.

World Class Arizona

  • Dignity Health World Class People. World Class Company. Excellent care, delivered with compassion, for all in need.

Voice For A Better Arizona

  • Family in Focus KTAR spends the week taking a look at the issues a modern Arizona family faces.

About the Author


Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Latest News