Update: Ulises Omar De La Torre, 36, of Buena Park, has been convicted after facing the trial reported on in The Independent a few weeks ago. He attacked five women during a five-hour crime spree in Jan. 2014. He has been found guilty of attempted murder, kidnapping to commit a sex offense, torture, and assault, among other things. His sentencing date will be May 18. He faces a maximum sentence of 237 years to life in state prison.