DATE:  April 18, 2019

CASE:  George Gomez (Case #18FE012263)

PROSECUTOR:  Deputy District Attorney Monica Robinson, Domestic Violence Unit

George Gomez was convicted by a jury of attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon, and making criminal threats under circumstances involving domestic violence.

Gomez and the victim had a history of domestic violence.  In 2018, he used a weapon to assault the victim and strangled her in attempt to kill her.  The victim suffered severe injuries to her face.

Gomez faces a maximum sentence of 13 years and 8 months in prison.  Sentencing is scheduled for May 24, 2019, in Department 21 before the Honorable Steve White.