Prosecutors described Andrade as a “brutal thug” and “menace to society.” They say he owned a $42,000 Dodge Challenger, yet has a work history that only includes short stints as a strip club bouncer.
Andrade told Lisi he had an “atrocious” childhood that inspired him to become a “tough guy.” He says he’s now seeking redemption.
Defense attorney Jack Cicilline asked Lisi to consider Andrade’s childhood when issuing his sentence.
Andrade pleaded guilty to multiple offenses in August.”
Read the original article, by the Associated Press, online at the Boston Globe.com.
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