THE PEOPLE, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. SERGIO SARMIENTO, Defendant and Appellant.
Tomson T. Ong, Judge
Superior Court County of Los Angeles
Vanessa Place, under appointment by the Court of Appeal, for Defendant and Appellant.
Edmund G. Brown Jr., Attorney General, Dane R. Gillette, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Pamela C. Hamanaka, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Kenneth C. Byrne, Supervising Deputy Attorney General, Julie A. Harris, Deputy Attorney General, for Plaintiff and Respondent.