25/07/2024 10:27 AM


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Jury Hears Opening Statements in Trial of LB Man Accused of Fatal Spa Bombing

A Extensive Beach front man who was “obsessed and infatuated” with the operator of an Aliso Viejo day spa created a strong bomb that killed the woman and hurt two other people immediately after she broke up with him, a prosecutor informed a federal jury Thursday — but a protection lawyer claimed the FBI arrested the mistaken human being and overlooked “obvious suspects.”

Stephen Beal, 63, faces federal charges in downtown Los Angeles of use of a weapon of mass destruction, malicious destruction of a making ensuing in dying, use of a damaging system in a criminal offense of violence and possession of an unregistered harmful product.

Beal was arrested in March 2019 in connection with the May 15, 2018, explosion that killed 48-calendar year-aged Ildiko Krajnyak, who co-owned the Magyar Kozmetica day spa with Beal, and critically injured a mother and daughter.