Hollywood producer charged with model murderand her friend overdose drug added Accusations of unrelated cases beaten by sexual assault — and there may be more casualties, said George Gascon, LA District Attorney.
At a press conference on Tuesday, Gascon was charged with the death of David Pierce as a modelChristie Gilesand her friendHilda Marcella Cabrales-Alzora. Was officially announced. Was dumped in two separate hospitals on November 13, 2021.
Pierce, 37,were first arrested the following month and charged with rape and sexual assault of four women.
On Tuesday, Gascon said investigators found sufficient evidence to associate piercings with Giles and Cabrales-Arzora's death, and the rape and sexual assault of three additional victims. Stated.
"I knew this would be a long investigation, so I started with accusations that I knew could be proved." Gascon said at a press conference. meeting. "Mostly related to drug use and administration.
The prosecution team confirmed the alleged unpaid because they knew they were murdered and wanted to prove it, "Gascon said. In addition to the two counts of
murders, Pierce was associated with a separate incident involving seven women allegedly occurring between August 2010 and November 2021. We are also facing multiple felony counts.
These accusations include 3 counts of rape, 2 counts of sexual insertion by foreign bodies, 1 count of felony, and 1 count of sexual insertion by the use of force.
He also faces two counts of selling / providing to sell controlled substances to Giles and Cabrales-Alzora. Pierce could be sentenced to up to 120 years in prison if convicted of charges, Gascon said.
Pierce's defense lawyer Jacob Glucksmantold the post Tuesday that his client was detained with inadequate information.
"All allegations, including new claims, are very grounded. There is weak evidence, "Glucksman said. "DA's office has been charged on the premise that" there is a fire where there is smoke. " The problem is that the fire hasn't come out yet.
Pierce's friend, 42-year-old actorBrant Osbornwas also charged with two charges of being an accessory after the fact.
Osborn, a Hollywood hanger-on from Staten Island, was initially arrested on December 15, but DA's office rejected arrest information, according to LA County Security Bureau records. I was released two days later.
Gascon said Tuesday that Osborne's arrest warrant was issued.
LAPD investigators are the third man – Cinematographer cameraman Michael Ansbach— Meet Giles and Cabrales-Arzola at a non-business warehouse party in Los Angeles on November 13th at Spent the night. Piercing apartment on Olympic Boulevard.
LAPD officials said two masked men driving a Toyota Prius without a license plate abandoned Giles' corpse at a hospital in Culver City. Shortly thereafter, the man dropped Cabrales-Arsola on Kaiser Permanente in West L.A.
Cabrales-Alzora died on November 24th. Her family said.
A photo of the Cabrales-Arzola sandwiched between Ansbach and Pierce, taken at a warehouse party, also surfaced shortly after the man was arrested.
Actors Alexandra Creteau and David Murietta Jr., who worked with Osborne,Osborne was partying with a woman during the shooting in November and later helped dump. I told the post that I leaked the information. Their body.
"He told me how they had a party, two girls came back to their place, and the girl had a lot of medicine "Murrietta said.
Murrietta gets Osborne out of the apartment He added that he said. The COVID-19 test for commercial filming, and when he returned, his roommate informed him that Giles had died.
"He checked her pulse, was surprised and decided not to call 911, and they decided what to do with her body," Murietta said. ..
LA County Medical Inspector-Coroner Officesays Giles died of a mixture of cocaine, fentanyl, γ-hydroxybutyric acid, and ketamine. Cabrales-Alzora died of multiple organ failure due to cocaine, ecstasy, and other drugs.
The coroner classified the death methods of both women as murder.
Giles' husband, Jan Cilliers, told The Post on Tuesday that the LA District Attorney's Office was very relieved to accuse Pearce and Osborn.
"There can be no true justice in the death of Christie and Marcella," Cilliers said. "Nothing will bring them back and their death will affect the rest of our lives. The best we can expect now is to reveal the complete truth and others. For the maximum amount of time they should be put away so as not to hurt. "
Earrings remain in jail instead of $ 3.4 million on bail. He will appear in a preliminary hearing on July 11.
Ansbach, 47, was released on December 16 with $ 100,000 in public debt. The prosecutor has not yet charged him.