HOUSTON -- A man wearing a mask with the image of ex-President George W. Bush has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for four bank robberies.
A federal judge in Houston on Wednesday sentenced 40-year-old Gabriel Cabello of Dallas. Investigators say Cabello was responsible for two holdups in The Woodlands and two in Austin since 2010.
Cabello in September pleaded guilty to four counts of aggravated bank robbery and brandishing a firearm during a violent crime.
Prosecutors say a bystander last February called 911 after noticing a man put on a mask and enter a bank in The Woodlands, which was then robbed. Cabello was caught minutes later in Conroe.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to email@example.com. Please provide detailed information.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.