MEDIA ADVISORY – EDWIN RICHARDSON SENTENCING

OCDASeal

Orange County District Attorney
Media Advisory


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

For Immediate Release
December 6, 2006

Contact:

Farrah Emami
Spokesperson
(714) 347-8405 Office
(714) 323-4486 Cell

MEDIA ADVISORY

WHO: Edwin Dean Richardson, 70, of Pickway Correctional Institution Orient, Ohio

WHAT: To be sentenced for the 1972 murder of Marla Hires, a 23-year-old wife and mother.  Richardson was linked to the crime through DNA evidence.   

WHEN: Today, December 6, 2006 at 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Department C-50, Central Justice Center, Santa Ana. 

* For a copy of the press release on the case against Mr. Richardson, please visit our website at www.orangecountyda.com and select “Press Releases/Media Advisories”.  The release was issued December 1, 2006 and is titled “Man Linked by DNA Convinced of 1972 Cold Case Murder of a Stanton Wife and Mother.” 

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