The Los Angeles District Attorney's office
was expected Thursday filed to file one charge of murder against 25-year-old Jose Fructuoso, whom police claim has confessed to killing his lover, 59-year-old theater director Bennett Bradley.
The D.A.'s office late Wednesday stated it was "preparing paperwork for a criminal complaint charging one count of murder against Jose Fructuoso" that would be filed in Los Angeles Superior Court Thursday morning. UPDATE: Fructuoso was expected to be in court Thursday for arraignment on the charge.
Fructuoso is being held on $1 million bail in the death of the Fountain Theater director, who was found dead about 5:50 p.m. at his home in the 100 block of South New Hampshire Avenue in Koreatown. Police said Bradley was stabbed multiple times.
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Authorities set up surveillance around the residence and say they spotted Fructuoso walking around the area Monday, when he was arrested.