Cody Nicosia

Barbara Latiolais (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Teen Convicted In 2012 Strangulation Murder Of Castro Valley Woman

An 18-year-old man charged with murder for the 2012 strangulation death of a Castro Valley woman was found guilty Tuesday by an Alameda County Superior Court jury on all counts, according to a court official.

07/14/2015

Cody Nicosia (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Killer Gets Life With No Parole For Castro Valley Woman’s Murder Committed 4 Months After HS Graduation

After he apologized for his actions, a 20-year-old Hayward man was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for his murder and arson convictions for the strangulation death of a Castro Valley woman whose home was also set on fire.

03/05/2015

Cody Nicosia (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

20-Year-Old Man Convicted In 2012 Murder Of Castro Valley Woman During House Robbery

A 20-year-old Hayward man was convicted Monday of first-degree murder and arson for the strangulation death of a Castro Valley woman whose home was also set on fire.

02/02/2015

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Hayward Man To Represent Himself In Castro Valley Murder Trial

A judge Tuesday reluctantly granted a motion by a 20-year-old Hayward man to be allowed to represent himself in a case in which he and another man are accused of murder for the strangulation death of a Castro Valley woman whose home was also set on fire.

01/06/2015

Alameda County Sheriffs on the scene of a deadly fire.  (CBS)

2 Teens Arrested In Beating Death, Arson In Castro Valley Home

The strangulation death last week of a Castro Valley woman whose home was also set on fire “is the kind of case that fears and nightmares are made of,” Alameda County sheriff’s spokesman Sgt. J.D. Nelson said Friday.

10/26/2012