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Cruel Harlem man who forced his girlfriend to walk naked in freezing cold gets up to seven years in prison

New York Daily News

A Manhattan judge slammed the misogynist sicko who forced his girlfriend to march outside naked with the maximum sentence Wednesday — sending him to prison for as many as seven years.

Jasson Melo, 26, faced time for coercion, a felony, for making the 22-year-old mother of his child undress and walk around his Harlem block. This followed hours of verbal and physical abuse inside his apartment, according to evidence submitted at his trial in Manhattan Supreme Court.

"Jasson Melo's view of women belongs to the Dark Ages," Justice Robert Mandelbaum said before sentencing the former United Nations chef to 2 1/3 to 7 years in prison.

"To him, women are property."

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