For Immediate Release
Case # 11CF2781

October 27, 2011

Susan Kang Schroeder
Chief of Staff
Office: 714-347-8408
Cell: 714-292-2718

Farrah Emami
Office: 714-347-8405
Cell: 714-323-4486




WHO: Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas and Senior Deputy District Attorney Scott Simmons


WHAT: Will attend the City of Seal Beach Town Hall meeting regarding defendant Scott Evans Dekraai, 42, Huntington Beach, who is charged with eight felony counts of special circumstances murder for committing multiple murders and one felony count of attempted murder. On Oct. 12, 2011, Dekraai is accused of committing the largest mass-murder in Orange County history by shooting innocent victims inside and outside the Seal Beach Salon Meritage.


WHEN: Today, Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at 7:00 p.m.


WHERE: McGaugh Elementary School Auditorium, 1698 Bolsa Avenue, Seal Beach




To read the full press release on this case, visit and select the Oct. 14, 2011, press release titled, “District Attorney to Seek Death Penalty Against Seal Beach Salon Shooter for Largest Mass Murder in Orange County History,” under Press Releases/Media Advisories.


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