Wichita man who stole vehicle with 3 kids inside sentenced
December 9, 2020
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Wichita man who stole a van with young children inside was sentenced Tuesday to nearly four years in prison.
Jason Barajas, 32, pleaded guilty in October to theft and aggravated endangering a child. He was sentenced Tuesday to 47 months in prison, the Sedgwick County District Attorney's Office said.
On June 19, 2019, Wichita police were called to a convenience store, where a woman said she had left her three children, ages 2, 1 and 8 months, inside the van while she went inside to buy something. The keys were left in the van, police said.
Barajas was sitting in a c...