Hollywood Hills News
HOLLYWOOD HILLS — An anonymous tip led to the arrest of a male suspect on Friday, January 17 following the murder of man at a Metro station.
The Los Angeles Sheriff's Department announced they had taken into custody Angelo Correia, 25, after being alerted to his identity from an anonymous tip that also led to the location of his residence in
The arrest stems from the murder of Jose Velascao-Alvarado, 34, which occurred on January 13 at the Vermont/Santa Monica station at
Correia is currently being held at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility on $1 million bail, though he does not have any immigration hold placed on him at the moment. He is expected to appear in court on Wednesday, January 22.
Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the incident and are looking for any information that can aid in their investigation. If anyone does have any information, they are urged to contact the Sheriff's Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Anonymous calls can be made at 800-222-8477.
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