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***CASE UPDATE***

Posted On: September 13, 2017

Last night at approximately 10pm, Whittier Police Detectives took Rafael Ayala Castillo into custody in the Reseda neighborhood of Los Angeles. Based on information developed during the investigation, he was charged with murder.

Castillo is being held at the Whittier Police Department Jail and his bail has been set at $1 million. He is due to be arraigned tomorrow at Bellflower Court. If you have any information regarding this case, please contact the Whittier Police Department Investigation Bureau at 562 567-9283 or LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477). For media inquiries, please contact Public Information Officer John Scoggins at 562-244-0045. #whittierpd