Gonzalez Looking To Reverse His Plea

Jan 11th @ 4:15 pm in News by Scott Staley

MONTROSE  -  Juan Prieto-Gonzalez, who had pled guilty to vehicular homicide now wants to withdraw his plea citing ineffective counsel.  He claims that his lawyer suggested he plead guilty in the 2009 death of his son which he discovered that once he served his sentence he could still be deported.  The accident in 2009 not only killed his 8yr old son but severely injured the other driver and two preschoolers in that vehicle.   District Judge Jeff Heron is expected to rule on Prieto- Gonzalez’ changing his plea in the near future….