Orange County District Attorney
Press Release

Tony Rackauckas, District Attorney
401 Civic Center Drive West
Santa Ana, CA 92701

For Immediate Release
May 16th, 2005
Contact:Mark Macaulay
Media Relations Director
(714) 347-8405

WHO:       Alejandro Avila convicted of the murder of Samantha Runnion.

WHAT:     Press conference with District Attorney Tony Rackauckas and Erin Runnion to discuss the verdict in the death penalty phase.
WHEN:    Immediately following the verdict.

WHERE: Second floor lobby, Central Justice Center, 700 Civic Center Drive W., Santa Ana, CA 92701