FAIRFIELD, CA - A vicious assault on a Vacaville teenage girl and her little brother has resulted in a sentence of life in prison for the teenage attacker.
Alexander Cervantes, 17, was convicted by a Solano County jury more than a year ago in the 2010 rape and stabbing of the girl and stabbing of her brother. The crimes took place in the victims' Balsam Way home on Dec. 12, 2010. The girl was 13 and her brother was an 18-month-old toddler. Cervantes was 14.
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According to court records, Cervantes allegedly told the girl he was getting even because her other brother had snitched on someone.
Cervantes was tried as an adult.