ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY PRESS RELEASE
Date: July 6, 2015
SANTA ANA – The Orange County District Attorney’s Office (OCDA) is opposing the parole of an inmate who stabbed and murdered a teenager after getting into an argument with him at a house party in 1991. Robert Aguirre Jr., 42, is currently being held at Kern Valley State Prison in Delano. Aguirre was found guilty at a court trial on May 24, 1993, of second degree murder with a sentencing enhancement for the personal use of a knife. He was sentenced on July 22, 1993, to sixteen years to life in state prison. Aguirre is scheduled for a parole hearing tomorrow, July 7, 2015, at 8:30 a.m. at the prison before the Board of Parole Hearings (Panel), California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. This case was originally prosecuted by Deputy District Attorney Mark Sevigny.
Deputy District Attorney Janine Madera of the Gangs Unit is attending the hearing to oppose Aguirre’s parole. Continue reading