# Katy kidnapping
Houston man sent to prison for role in violent abduction of Katy woman
HOUSTON – A 23-year-old Houston man has been ordered to federal prison for admitting his role in a brutal kidnapping of a woman from her Katy home. Hipolito Gutierrez pleaded guilty Nov. 26, 2019 according to the office of U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Texas Jennifer Lowery. Sentencing was Thursday, March 24, 2022 and federal judge Sim Lake sentenced Gutierrez to 10 years in prison followed immediately by five years of supervised release.