District Attorney asks for death penalty in 2006 cop killing Crimes & Incidents, posted by Editor, Palo Alto Online, on Jun 6, 2008 at 7:19 am
The San Mateo County District Attorney's Office formally announced today it will seek the death penalty in the case of a man charged with
fatally shooting East Palo Alto police officer Richard May in 2006. If Alberto Alvarez, 24, is found guilty of "deliberate, premeditated murder" he will face the death penalty, Chief Deputy District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said.
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