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October 20, 1999 | TRACY WILSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Ventura County prosecutors announced Tuesday that they will seek the death penalty for accused killer Justin Merriman in the 1992 slaying of 20-year-old college student Katrina Montgomery. Merriman, a 27-year-old white supremacist, is accused of raping and murdering Montgomery on Nov. 28, after they met at a party in Oxnard.
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January 30, 2001 | TRACY WILSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Breaking years of silence, former skinhead Ryan Bush told jurors Monday he saw Justin Merriman rape, stab and bludgeon college student Katrina Montgomery to death in November 1992. Merriman raped Montgomery in a bedroom of his Ventura home and stabbed her in the neck after she attempted to leave, Bush said. "Katrina was begging for help," Bush testified through tears. "Justin got a pipe wrench out of a dresser. He told her to lay down. He put some covers down and he struck her on the head."
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 30, 2001 | TRACY WILSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Breaking years of silence, former skinhead Ryan Bush told jurors Monday he saw Justin Merriman rape, stab and bludgeon college student Katrina Montgomery to death in November 1992. Merriman raped Montgomery in a bedroom of his Ventura home and stabbed her in the neck after she attempted to leave, Bush said. "Katrina was begging for help," Bush testified through tears. "Justin got a pipe wrench out of a dresser. He told her to lay down. He put some covers down and he struck her on the head."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 20, 1999 | TRACY WILSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Ventura County prosecutors announced Tuesday that they will seek the death penalty for accused killer Justin Merriman in the 1992 slaying of 20-year-old college student Katrina Montgomery. Merriman, a 27-year-old white supremacist, is accused of raping and murdering Montgomery on Nov. 28, after they met at a party in Oxnard.
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August 22, 2002 | TIMOTHY HUGHES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Using DNA evidence, sheriff's investigators have arrested a Thousand Oaks tile setter they suspect is a serial rapist responsible for at least three sexual assaults in the city during the past four years. Narcisso Solis, 40, was arrested in Ventura County Jail on Tuesday just as he was about to be released after spending the weekend behind bars on suspicion of drunk driving. Solis was arrested Aug.
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