An undocumented Mexican immigrant was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison for killing a 60-year-old woman, shooting a woman in a park and trying to rape a 14-year-old girl.
Juan Razo will not be eligible for parole as part of a deal struck last month with Lake County prosecutors that took the death penalty off the table.
Razo, 36, pleaded guilty in March to 16 charges including aggravated murder in the violent July crime spree that sparked national debate about illegal immigration.
Razo’s crimes began the morning of July 27, when a 14-year-old girl reported that Razo tried to rape her at Helen Wyman Park in Concord Township. Lake Metroparks rangers did not find Razo when they raided his house on Lusard Street in Painesville.