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Homicide Investigation

Mar 23, 2012

TYPE OF INCIDENT:

Homicide


DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:

3/21/12 @ 11:15 AM


LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:

564 Skyview, El Cajon


SUSPECT:

Unknown


RESUME OF INCIDENT:

On 3/21/12, at approximately 11:15 am, Shaima Alawadi, a 32 year old Middle Eastern female, was discovered unconscious in the dining room area of her residence, by her 17 year old daughter. Alawadi was transported to a local trauma center, where she is not expected to survive her injuries.

During the initial stages of this investigation, a threatening note was discovered very close to where the victim was found. The victim's family stated they had found a similar note earlier this month, however did not report it to authorities.

Although we are exploring all aspects of this investigation, evidence thus far leads us to believe this is an isolated incident. No additional information is being released at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to contact the El Cajon Police Department at (619) 579-3311.


PREPARED BY: Lt. Mark Coit
DIVISION: Investigations
DATE AND TIME: 3/23/12 @ 1830 hours
REVIEWED BY: Lt. S. Shakowski

Jim Redman, Chief of Police