For release on May 23, 2012
Defendant To Be Formally Charged With Murder Of Sierra Lamar
The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office will file a criminal charge on Thursday, May 24, 2012 against Antolin Garcia Torres for the murder of Sierra LaMar. The defendant’s arraignment is scheduled to be held at 1:30 p.m. in Department 23 at the Hall of Justice located at 190 W. Hedding St. in San Jose, CA.
After the arraignment, this office will release the criminal complaint and a statement of probable cause to members of the media.
The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office sends its deepest condolences to the family and friends of Sierra LaMar. This office will have no further comment on this case at this time.
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