Orange County District Attorney
Tony Rackauckas, District Attorney
401 Civic Center Drive West
Santa Ana, CA 92701
For Immediate Release
November 5, 2007
Susan Kang Schroeder
FORENSIC TECHNOLOGY LINKS MAN TO
1964 MURDER OF HOTEL MANAGER
On February 16, 1964, Faith is accused of murdering Christine Wariner in her room at the California Hotel in
The Santa Ana Police Department cold case team began re-investigating the case and was able to link Faith to the crime through forensics using computer technology that did not exist in 1964. The defendant was arrested on November 1, 2007.
Senior Deputy District Attorney Larry Yellin of the Homicide Unit is prosecuting this case.