Man found guilty of 2011 hotel robbery


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (SUBMITTED) -- A Knox County jury has convicted Miguel Angel Ortiz-Rolon of Aggravated

Ortiz-Rolon was arrested by officers with the Knoxville Police Department
after he robbed an individual at the La Quinta Inn on North Peters Road on December 26, 2011.

Prosecutor TaKisha Fitzgerald presented the State’s case during the two-day trial in front of Criminal Court Judge Steve Sword.

Judge Sword will sentence Ortiz-Rolon at a future court date.

He is facing eight to 12 years in prison, which could be
ordered to run consecutively to a federal sentence that he is currently serving.

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