San Diego DA Summer Stephan fights to keep Jesus Cecena behind bars

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – San Diego District Attorney Summer Stephan will fight to keep Jesus Cecena behind bars.

Cecena, a gang member from the Skyline neighborhood, shot and killed Officer Archie Buggs in 1978. Cecena has been granted parole three times in recent years.

But each time, Governor Jerry Brown has reversed the decision.

KUSI spoke with District Attorney Summer Stephan, she says she will be attending the hearing.

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