A Los Angeles stabbing in late March has led to costs in opposition to a person who had been paroled after spending many years in jail for a earlier homicide conviction, in line with court docket paperwork.
Eddie Allen Harris, 67, has been charged within the stabbing of a girl discovered lifeless in South Los Angeles at about 5:30 a.m. on March 23.
Police described the girl as having lacerations throughout her physique.
Harris was arrested April eight and charged with homicide, in line with court docket paperwork. The felony grievance additionally famous that Harris had beforehand been convicted of homicide in November 1982.
Legislation enforcement sources informed FOX 11 that Harris was charged for the current homicide mere weeks after his parole situations have been lifted by the state.
The identical sources informed FOX 11 that within the first case, Harris had raped and stabbed the girl earlier than leaving her physique in an alley.
After spending greater than 30 years on a 15-year-to-life sentence, Harris was granted parole in 2018 and remained on probation for 3 years.
“There’s simply too many terrible examples of people that commit horrible, egregious crimes in later years,” Larry Morse, legislative director for the California District Attorneys Affiliation, informed FOX 11. “It’s an appalling story.”
It’s unclear why Harris’ parole situations have been initially terminated.
Harris is presently in jail with a $2 million bond, and he’s scheduled to look in court docket on Might 17.