From Santa Maria Times
2013-12-14 — An arraignment hearing in Santa Barbara Superior Court for a former aide to Congresswoman Lois Capps has been continued until next week.
Raymond Victor Morua, 32, appeared in court briefly this morning to be arraigned on charges of murder, gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in death.
However, the hearing was continued to Wednesday so a public defender could be appointed to the case. Morua was arrested Dec. 6 in downtown Santa Barbara after allegedly striking 27-year-old Mallory Rae Dies in the 500 block of Anacapa Street as she was crossing the street with a group of friends.
Police say he fled the scene after striking Dies, crashing ….MORE