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East Williamsburg »

Owner of Tortilla Factory Where Worker Died Sentenced to 90 Days in Jail

A worker was caught in Tortilleria Chinantla's machinery in January 2011.

Bushwick »

Tortilla Factory Owner Pleads Guilty to Wage and Insurance Violations

Erasmo Ponce will pay $300,000 to the family of Juan Baten, who died in factory machinery last year.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Owner of Tortilla Factory Where Worker Died Charged With Falsifying Records

The owner of Tortilleria Chinantla, where Juan Baten died after falling into a mixer, was arrested.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Girlfriend Visits Tortilla Factory to Mark Anniversary of Bizarre Death

It was the first time Rosario Ramirez went to the factory where boyfriend Juan Baten was crushed.