Dating game murder
Later that summer, two children at the same camp where Alcala worked noticed an FBI most-wanted poster at the post office and notified the camp directors.The FBI made a quick arrest, but Shapiro’s family had already relocated across the border to Mexico to forget the horror they had to live through.One of them an 8-year-old girl named Tali Shapiro, who was found raped and beaten with a steel bar, but luckily survived. Four years later, after a nervous breakdown, he was discharged on medical grounds.Just like Cheryl, who decided not to go on a date with Alcala. His mother had to move to Los Angeles with him and his sisters when their father abandoned the family. Just like many young men struggling and in need to improve their economic situation, he joined the U. The official diagnosis was antisocial personality disorder.
In fact, the man she picked had already raped a child and murdered a woman.After being released from prison in 1978, Alcala started working at the Los Angeles Times as a typesetter.During this period, Alcala was able to convince hundreds of men and women that he was a professional fashion photographer who needed photos for his “portfolio.” A portfolio that became notorious when police released it to the public in March 2010, hoping to detect possible victims or rule them out.A good Samaritan saw the abduction that took place in broad daylight and chose to follow the car and inform the police.When the authorities arrived at the scene and knocked on the door, Alcala had already escaped through the back door.