Jury Recommends Death for Killer of 17-Year-Old Moreno Valley Girl

KTLA.com - 03-21


Jurors on Wednesday recommended a man who kidnapped and killed a 17-year-old girl in Moreno Valley nearly a decade ago be put to death for his crime, authorities said. The Riverside County Superior Court jury deliberated for about an hour before determining that Jesse Perez Torres, 42, should be executed for the 2010 kidnapping and murder of 17-year-old Norma Lopez in Moreno Valley, according to the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office.