Two boys in California have been sentenced to 30 years in prison for the rape and torture of an 87-year-old woman. Worldwideweirdnews has more:
The woman was in a nursing care facility in Hemet, when the 14 and 15-year-old boys broke into her room, tortured and raped her. The woman was severely injured and was left unable to walk. She now uses a wheelchair.
Ruben Jose Melanson and Raymond Michael Miranda, were found guilty of the rape and torture. According to authorities, the teens poured bleach into the elderly woman’s mouth and over her body. The woman was eventually able to press the emergency button, alerting the building manager to her plight.
The boys fled, but were soon found by police and arrested. The boys who are now aged 15 and 16, were sentenced to 30 years in prison. They will be in a juvenile prison until they turn 18 years old. They will then be transferred to an adult prison facility.