Raul Castro Teen Killer Murders 4 Year Old In California

raul castro photos

Raul Castro was fourteen years old when he murdered a four year old boy. According to court documents Raul Castro would lure a four year old boy into his home and would sexually assault him. When the boy started to cry Raul would put the child into a bathtub where he would drown the child. Castro would put the body of the child into the dryer where he would be discovered. This teen killer would be convicted and sentenced to life in prison with a chance of parole after thirty three years

Raul Castro 2019 Information

CDCR NumberAH0674
Age24
Admission Date10/05/2011
Current LocationSierra Conservation Center
Location LinkDirections
Parole Eligible Date (Month/Year)08/2030

Raul Castro Other News

A Mendota teenager was sentenced Friday morning for the murder of his four-year-old neighbor.

15-year-old Raul Castro will spend 33 years in the Department of Corrections before he is eligible for parole.

Castro must also register as a sex offender for life.

In April, a Fresno County judge found him guilty of sexually assaulting and killing Alex Mercado in October 2009.

Alex’s body was found stuffed in a clothes dryer in Castro’s home.

Raul Castro Photos

raul castro photos

Other Links

Mendota Teen Says He Had Urges To Kill

Frequently Asked Questions

Raul Castro More News

A state appeals court has reduced the prison sentence of a Central California teenager convicted of molesting and drowning his 4-year-old neighbor and then hiding the boy’s body in a clothes dryer.

The 5th District Court of Appeal ruled that the trial judge erred in adding eight years to Raul Castro’s sentence for his sex-crime convictions. The Mendota teen was convicted of forcible sodomy on a child and a forcible lewd act on a child in addition to first-degree murder in the 2009 slaying of Alex Mercado.

Authorities say Castro, then 14, drowned the preschooler in a bathtub after Mercado said he would tell his mother about the sexual assault.

The Fresno Bee reports that the appeals court reduced Castro’s sentence last week from 33 years- to-life to 25 years-to-life in prison

https://bakersfieldnow.com/news/local/central-valley-teens-sentence-reduced-in-dryer-killing


You May Also Like These Topics...
samuel geary photos

Samuel Geary Teen Killer Murders Man With A Hammer

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Reddit Samuel Geary was sixteen years old when he and Reginald Dobbins Jr, 18, would brutally murder a man in Maine. According to court documents Samuel Geary and Reginald Dobbins Jr were drinking and doing drugs when they decided to rob a man. The two teen killers would go to the victims […]

Derrick Heard photos

Derrick Heard Teen Killer Murders Police Officer

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Reddit Derrick Heard was sixteen years old when he murdered a police officer in Arkansas. According to court documents two police officers from the local police department were responding to a call that someone was breaking into vehicles in the area. When the officers arrived Derrick Heard was seen fleeing from the […]

bobby purcell photos

Bobby Purcell Teen Killer Kills 2

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Reddit Bobby Purcell was sixteen when he entered a Arizona school and shot two students dead. According to court documents Bobby Purcell was is a vehicle when they passed a group of high school students. This teen killer thought one of the group flashed a gang sign and ordered the driver to […]

william cornick photos

Will Cornick Teen Killer Murders Teacher

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Reddit Wil Cornick was a fifteen year old from England who would murder his Spanish teacher in class. According to court documents Will Cornick was upset that his Spanish teacher Ann McGuire attempted to ban him from a school trip due to not completing his homework. Eventually this teen killer would be […]

Tags: , ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *