Case # 16HF0034
Date: January 11, 2016
WHO: Jacob Michael Margo, 21, Santa Ana
WHAT: Has been charged and will be arraigned today for one felony count of murder with a sentencing enhancement for the personal discharge of a firearm causing death. Margo is accused of murdering 19-year-old Octavio Jesus Alcala, whose body was found in a construction site in Irvine. If convicted, Margo faces a maximum sentence of 50 years to life in state prison.
WHEN: Today, Jan. 11, 2016, the time is to be determined this afternoon
WHERE: Department CJ-1, Central Jail, Santa Ana
The Irvine Police Department investigated this case.
Assistant Head of Court Howard Gundy of the Homicide Unit is prosecuting this case.