ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY PRESS RELEASE
Case # 16HF0034
Date: January 11, 2016
WHO: Jacob Michael Margo, 21, Santa Ana
WHAT: Has been charged and will be arraigned today for one felony count of murder with a sentencing enhancement for the personal discharge of a firearm causing death. Jacob Michael Margo is accused of murdering 19-year-old Octavio Jesus Alcala, whose body was found in a construction site in Irvine. If convicted, Margo faces a maximum sentence of 50 years to life in state prison.
WHEN: Today, Jan. 11, 2016, the time is to be determined this afternoon
WHERE: Department CJ-1, Central Jail, Santa Ana
The Irvine Police Department investigated this case.
Assistant Head of Court Howard Gundy of the Homicide Unit is prosecuting this case.
TONY RACKAUCKAS, District Attorney
Susan Kang Schroeder, Chief of Staff