Sweetwater trustee Pearl Quinones accepts a plea deal in the school corruption case. NBC 7 has learned that Sweetwater trustee Pearl Quinones has agreed to plead guilty to one felony count of conspiracy to commit a crime and one misdemeanor related to filling out paperwork concerning gifts.
Pearl Quinones told NBC San Diego that should could no longer afford legal representation in the corruption case. Per state law, she has to immediately resign from Sweetwater school board.
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