Monte Sereno Home Invasion

South Bay Paramedics Likely Brought Innocent Man's DNA To Murder SceneDNA transferred by a paramedic may have led to an innocent man being jailed for months in a South Bay murder case, despite being hospitalized several miles away when the crime occurred.
Charges Dropped Against Prostitute In Monte Sereno SlayingThe Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office on Wednesday dropped charges against a convicted prostitute in the slaying of a Monte Sereno man and solved a mystery about DNA in the case, a deputy district attorney said.
Judge Rules Kids Have Claim On Slain Monte Sereno Man’s EstateTwo children whom slain Silicon Valley venture capitalist Raveesh "Ravi" Kumra fathered with a former prostitute have a valid claim on the millionaire's estate, a judge ruled Tuesday.
Slain Monte Sereno Millionaire Lavished Money On Prostitute, Documents SayInvestigators believe a millionaire murdered in his Monte Sereno home had paid as much as $30,000 to a prostitute who is one of the defendants charged with conspiring to kill him.
Second Alleged Prostitute Charged In Monte Sereno MurderA second alleged prostitute was charged Friday in Santa Clara County Superior Court in San Jose in connection with the robbery and murder of a wealthy Monte Sereno man by three men during a home invasion last November.
Man Slain In Monte Sereno Home Invasion Was Suffocated By TapeAuthorities say a wealthy Silicon Valley venture capitalist was killed during a brutal home-invasion when three intruders bound and gagged him with packaging tape as they beat his wife and told her to "be quiet if you want to live."
Alleged Prostitute May Be Tried With 3 Men In Monte Sereno MurderA prosecutor has filed a motion in Santa Clara County Superior Court to add an alleged prostitute to the case of three men charged in the murder-robbery of Monte Sereno man Raveesh Kumra in his home on Nov. 30.
Report: Prostitute Led Oakland Gang To Millionaire's Home Invasion MurderPolice investigators said Wednesday they believe the home invasion robbery and murder of a Monte Sereno millionaire could be connected to a notorious gang from East Oakland.
Death Penalty May Be Sought In Monte Sereno Home Invasion KillingJavier Garcia, 21, watched as Santa Clara County Judge Jerome Nadler ordered he be held without bail and return on Friday to face six felony counts in the Nov. 30 murder-robbery of Raveesh Kumra.
4th Arrest In Monte Sereno Home Invasion Murder CaseA fourth person was arrested Saturday in connection with the murder of Raveesh Kumra during a home invasion in Monte Sereno last month.
Woman Charged As Accessory To Murder In Monte Sereno Home InvasionA 22-year-old woman was arraigned Friday on charges of being an accessory to murder with a gang enhancement in the slaying of Raveesh Kumar Kumra during an invasion of his Monte Sereno home last month.
Police Release Suspect Sketch In Monte Sereno Home Invasion HomicidePolice released a sketch of a suspect in a Monte Sereno homicide that occurred during an apparent home invasion robbery early Friday morning.