'We Proved Him a Liar,' Says Child Molest Defendant as Case is Dismissed by Cassandra Hearn

Judge Joseph Brannigan dismissed the case of La Mesan Russell Cilibraise III, after a mistrial was declared on April 23.

La Mesan Russell Cilibraise III, who was accused of and stood trial for with his 18-month-old son in June 2011 in a Vons supermarket bathroom, was freed from custody Monday after his case was dismissed in El Cajon Superior Court.

The trial was one week ago, after the jury stood “hopelessly deadlocked” and it was decided that further deliberation would not result in a verdict.

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