Robbery suspect pleads guilty, sentenced to 5 years

Brawley, California - On March 20, 2014, Imperial County Sheriff Deputies and Investigators responded to an armed robbery that had just taken place at the Alamorio Bar located at 860 East Highway 78 in Brawley, California.

At the time of the call it was indicated that the suspect, later identified as Brandon Plimpton, was still in the area and running on foot. As Deputies and Investigator’s arrived and secured the scene, Plimpton was located and apprehended.

Plimpton was placed under arrested and charged with numerous felony charges, including burglary and robbery. Yesterday, Plimpton appeared in court for his preliminary hearing and ultimately pled guilty to his charges and will be sentenced to 5 years.

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