ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. (CW44 Information At 10) – A Tampa Bay space man was sentenced Thursday to 150 years in federal jail for sexually exploiting younger youngsters.
U.S. District Choose Carlos E. Mendoza at present sentenced Edgar Johan Diaz-Colon (34, Zephyrhills) to 150 years in federal jail for sexually exploiting youngsters. Diaz-Colon had pleaded responsible on April 22, 2020.
In keeping with court docket paperwork and proof introduced at sentencing, in 2018 and 2019, Diaz-Colon sexually abused three younger youngsters. Two of the victims (who have been then six and 7 years previous) lived close to Diaz-Colon, and he lured them to the studio the place he was staying. There, on a number of events, he repeatedly raped the youngsters and compelled them to carry out intercourse acts on him.
Diaz-Colon video-recorded a few of these incidents. He additionally hit not less than one of many youngsters with a belt and taped her mouth shut when she cried for assist. Diaz-Colon threatened to kill the kid if she advised her mother and father about his abuse.
The third sufferer was three years previous when Diaz-Colon had abused her. In not less than one occasion, he video-recorded himself molesting the kid.
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