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Mug shot of Pearl Fernandez

Sunday Feb 20, 2005 to Friday May 24, 2013

Palmdale, California, U.S.

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Murder of Gabriel Fernandez by Pearl Fernandez, and her boyfriend, Isauro Aguirre

Gabriel Fernandez (February 20, 2005 – May 24, 2013) was an eight-year-old American boy from Palmdale, California, who was abused and tortured over a period of months that ultimately ended in his fatal beating on May 22, 2013. His mother, Pearl Fernandez, and her boyfriend, Isauro Aguirre, were both charged and convicted of first degree murder with special circumstances of torture. Pearl Fernandez was sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole and Isauro Aguirre was sentenced to death.

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