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Parole Denied Again For Nevada County Murderer

Once again, a Nevada County man has been denied parole for the strangling death of his father in 1993. David Gates, now 67 years old, was sentenced to 15 years to life at the San Luis Obispo Men’s Penal Colony. Assistant County D-A Oliver Pong was there to argue that Gates’ mental illness is still severe…

click to listen to Oliver Pong

Pong says Gates’ son and daughter also were there to oppose parole…

click to listen to Oliver Pong

Gates is not up again for a hearing for another five years.

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