A Superior Court jury deliberated less than an hour on Monday before finding a Fresno man guilty of pointing a gun at a woman who came out to help him after he crashed into her garage in September 2015.
George Maldonado, 27, was found guilty of assault with a firearm, being a felon in possession of firearms and possession of cocaine and methamphetamine. At the time of the incident he was on parole for a 2009 conviction of assault with firearm, prosecutor Andrew Janz said.
Maldonado faces up to 25 years in prison when he is sentenced on Sept. 13.
Today we took a dangerous criminal off our streets.
Prosecutor Andrew Janz
Police say Maldonado is a member of the Calwa Varrio Loco street gang.
During the trial, Janz told the jury that Maldonado drove into a garage near Clinton and…
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