ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY NEWS RELEASE
January 20, 2017
Case # 16CF2928
*Co-defendant sentenced to six years in prison for pimping
SANTA ANA, Calif. – A Fresno man was convicted and sentenced to 10 years and eight months in state prison this week for human trafficking, pimping, and pandering a woman and a minor. Justus Isaiah Morris, 20, pleaded guilty on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, to a court offer of one felony count of human trafficking, one felony count of human trafficking of a minor, one felony count of pimping, one felony count of pimping a minor, one felony count of pandering by procuring, one felony count of pandering with a minor over 16 years old by procuring, and one felony count of carrying a loaded unregistered firearm in public. In addition to prison, Morris was sentenced to mandatory lifetime sex offender registration and was ordered to have no contact with the victims.
Co-defendant Marcos Rocha, 19, Fresno, pleaded guilty on Jan. 18, 2017, to two felony counts of pimping and was sentenced to six years in state prison and was ordered to have no contact with the victims. Continue reading