Butler County Times Gazette
  • June sentencing in Kan. for dad who bound kids

  • A June sentencing date has been scheduled for a suburban Chicago man who was arrested after two of his children were found bound and blindfolded in a Wal-Mart parking lot in eastern Kansas.
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  • A June sentencing date has been scheduled for a suburban Chicago man who was arrested after two of his children were found bound and blindfolded in a Wal-Mart parking lot in eastern Kansas.
    Fifty-three-year-old Adolfo Gomez and his wife, Deborah Gomez, of Northlake, Ill., were arrested last June 13 in Lawrence. Police reported finding two of their children, ages 5 and 7, bound by their hands and feet in the store parking lot.
    Adolfo Gomez pleaded no contest to felony child abuse and child endangerment. The Lawrence Journal-World (http://bit.ly/10LSZzU ) reports he's scheduled to be sentenced June 19. A plea agreement between prosecutors and Gomez's previous attorney specified a 30-month prison sentence.
    Deborah Gomez was sentenced earlier to one year of probation after pleading no contest to child endangerment.

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