"El Diablo" Trial Set for Late January 1/8/14
CBS 7 News
January 8, 2014
Pecos – A man accused of making threats on west Texas law enforcement via the internet will go to trial soon.
Jacob Esparza, also known as “El Diablo” will go to court January 21st at the Federal Court in Pecos.
“El Diablo” made graphic threats on the public forum “Topix” toward Midland and Fort Stockton law enforcement and their families. Public bomb threats were also made.
According to sources, Esparza could face up to 20 years behind bars, if convicted.