MEDIA ADVISORY – VANESA ZAVALA ARRAIGNMENT

Orange County District Attorney
Media Advisory

For Immediate Release
Case # 14CF0205 






January 22, 2014

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

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

MEDIA ADVISORY

 

WHO: Vanesa Tapia Zavala, 25, Santa Ana

 

WHAT: Has been charged with one felony count of murder for her role in the death of 23-year-old Kim Pham in Santa Ana in the early morning hours of Jan. 19, 2014. She faces a maximum sentence of 15 years to life in state prison if convicted. The people will be requesting Zavala be held on $1 million bail at her arraignment this afternoon.

 

WHEN: Today, Wednesday, January 22, 2014, after 1:30 p.m.

 

WHERE: Department C-55, Central Justice Center, Santa Ana

 

The investigation is ongoing and additional information will not be released.

 

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