Close Perez Pleads Guilty Jonathan Munson , KIII 2:40 PM. CDT July 17, 2014 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST Victor Perez plead guilty Thursday to punching Erik Schwirtlich on a downtown street back in December of 2012. The punch left Schwirtlich with severe brain injuries. Perez was sentenced to 3 years in prison. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment More Stories Changes made to Mustang Island Entrance Feb 24, 2017, 11:18 p.m. Unique float in Island Mardi Gras Parade Feb 24, 2017, 11:16 p.m. Del Mar Professor leading new cyber program Feb 24, 2017, 11:14 p.m.