Van Nuys Detectives Arrest Murderer Who Killed Mother of Three NA15048jr

March 27, 2015

WHAT: A Press Conference announcing the arrest of the murderer of Klaudia Alas

WHEN: Friday, March 27, 2015 2 p.m.

WHERE: Van Nuys Community Police Station 6240 Sylmar Avenue Van Nuys, CA. 91401

WHO: Los Angeles City Council Member, Council District 6, Nury Martinez LAPD Captain, Lillian Carranza, Van Nuys Area Commanding Officer LAPD Detective Marc Martinez, Van Nuys Homicide Unit

WHY: On Tuesday, March 24, 2015, around 7:50 a.m., Van Nuys patrol officers responded to a radio call of an “Assault with a Deadly Weapon” at Kester Avenue and Le May Avenue. Officers found two victims of stab wounds. A female victim was located in the right front passenger seat of a parked pick-up truck, and a male victim was found next to the truck.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call the Van Nuys Detective Desk at (818) 374-0040. After hours, please contact Van Nuys Division at (818) 374-1999 or 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S) on most keypads with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go to, and click on “Anonymous Web Tips.”