A PAIR OF DOMESTIC ABUSERS SENTENCED

Posted: November 29, 2017

People v. Donovan Anthony Shafer
Case No. S17CRF0130

On October 23, 2017, Donovan Anthony Shafer pled no contest to a felony violation of Penal Code § 273.5(f)(1), corporal injury to a spouse with a prior domestic violence conviction, stemming from a domestic violence incident that occurred on September 28, 2017. During that incident, the Defendant strangled the victim causing her to lose her breath leaving visible scratch marks and bruising to her neck. The Defendant was previously convicted of domestic violence on January 25, 2016, with the same victim and was on probation for that offense at the time of this incident. 

The Defendant was sentenced on November 20, 2017, to three years in state prison.  

 

People v. Ian Nathaniel Kleid
Case No. P17CRF0397

On November 14, 2017, Ian Nathaniel Kleid pled no contest to a felony violation of Penal Code § 273.5(a), corporal injury to a spouse resulting in a traumatic condition, stemming from a domestic violence incident that occurred on September 26, 2017. During that incident, the Defendant kicked and stomped on his girlfriend several times resulting in multiple abrasions to her legs, arms, and chest. 

The Defendant was sentenced to a year in the county jail and will be on probation for a period of five years.