The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

Five-day forecast

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo45° Mostly Cloudy

Monday

Hi65° Slight Chc Showers

Monday Night

Lo48° Rain Likely

Tuesday

Hi54° Chance Showers

Tuesday Night

Lo41° Mostly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi57° Slight Chc Showers

Wednesday Night

Lo42° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi62° Chance Showers

Thursday Night

Lo44° Chance Showers

Friday

Hi64° Chance Showers

Rapist plotted to terrorize victim from jail

Send to Kindle
Print This
WENATCHEE — A convicted rapist who set out to coerce his victim to drop her testimony was sentenced Monday to 2 1/2 years in prison, but the sentence will run alongside the nearly 12 years he’s already serving. Martin Diaz, 49, of Wenatchee entered an Alford plea to a charge of conspiracy to intimidate a witness, denying police claims that he hired a fellow jail inmate to threaten his rape victim but agreeing that he would likely be convicted at trial.

View my optionsorSign in