cbs4
COMING UP: Don't miss Xfinity Monday Live, with special guest Emmanuel Sanders. Watch it on CBS4 at 6:30 p.m. or head to the new ViewHouse Centennial to see it live!

Local

Man Found Guilty In Stabbing Death, Sentenced To Life

View Comments
Roberto Santisteven (credit: Denver DA)

Roberto Santisteven (credit: Denver DA)

DENVER (CBS4)- A man accused in the stabbing death of a woman last summer was found guilty by a Denver jury and sentenced to life in prison.

Roberto Santisteven was found guilty of second-degree murder, first-degree felony murder and second-degree burglary on Friday.

He was immediately sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

On Aug, 7, 2011, Santisteven, 54, entered the apartment of Crystal Crespin, 32, and stabbed her to death. He was violating a restraining order at the time.

Witnesses and neighbors responding to Crespin’s screams detained Santisteven at the scene until Denver police officers arrived and took him into custody.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,426 other followers