Anand Jon: Guilty 16 Times
Fashion designer Anand Jon Alexander faces life in prison today following his conviction on 16 charges of sexual assault and lewd conduct with minors. He was acquitted on four charges, while the jury deadlocked on three other counts.
"Mr. Alexander is a 34-year-old pedophile masquerading as a fashion designer," said deputy district attorney Frances Young during a press conference following the verdicts. Young prosecuted the case with DDA Mara McIlvain.
Details to follow.
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