For Immediate Release
April 8th, 2005
Contact: Mark Macaulay
Media Relations Director
(714) 347-8405


WHO: Jason Victor Bautista, 22, of Riverside.

WHAT: Set to be sentenced for the 2003 murder of his mother.  Bautista strangled his mother Jane and then cut her hands and head off before dumping the body along the Ortega Highway.  Senior Deputy District Attorney Mike Murray in the Homicide unit prosecuted the case.

WHEN:    9 AM, Friday April 8, 2005.

WHERE: Department C35, Central Justice Center, 700 Civic Center Drive, Santa Ana, CA 92701.