TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Derry man pleads guilty to sex-related charges

Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, 5:24 p.m.
 

A Derry man pleaded guilty Tuesday to having improper sexual contact with a young boy over a six-month period that ended in October 2012.

Under terms of a plea bargain, Christopher J. Colaizzi, 36, is expected to be sentenced to serve five to 10 years in prison and 10 years on probation.

Colaizzi pleaded guilty to charges of aggravated indecent assault, indecent assault, corruption of minors and child endangerment. Westmoreland County prosecutors dismissed rape and involuntary deviate sexual intercourse.

According to court records, Colaizzi admitted to police that he had repeated sexual contact with an 11-year-old boy.

Westmoreland County Judge John E. Blahovec said Colaizzi will be formally sentenced in about three months after an assessment to determine if he is a sexually violent predator.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Westmoreland

  1. Fuel cell company leaves New York to operate plant in Mt. Pleasant Township
  2. Police investigate Hempfield fight
  3. Reinstated Delmont officer claims he’s isn’t being allowed to go back on patrol
  4. Munchinski can proceed with civil rights action, judge rules
  5. Podlucky mansion in Ligonier Township will go to sheriff’s sale
  6. North Huntingdon man struck by car, killed near Yough High School
  7. Mt. Pleasant Glass Festival prepares for pageants
  8. Greensburg’s century-old YMCA reopens after makeover
  9. 40-year-old Latrobe woman used boy, 13, for sex, drugs, police say
  10. North Belle Vernon man on a mission to restore hometown park
  11. Greensburg man charged with beating woman in front of her children
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.