Man Sentenced After Pleading Guilty to Tampering with Government Records

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

The man involved in the deception of the man pretending to be a high school student was sentenced on Wednesday.

Jabari Caldwell pleaded guilty to two counts of tampering with government records and received four years deferred adjudication and a $500 dollar fine.

Caldwell was the co-defendant of Guerdwich Montimere.

Evidence in the case proved that he was only involved in the registration of Guerdwich Montimere.

Caldwell did cooperate in the prosecution of Montimere and even had been willing to testify against him.

If his probation is revoked, he could face up to 20 years in prison.