Michele Avila

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Michele Avila
BornMichele Yvette Avila
(1968-02-08)February 8, 1968
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
DiedOctober 1, 1985(1985-10-01) (aged 17)
Arleta, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Cause of deathMurder
Resting placeSan Fernando Mission Cemetery
Other namesMissy Avila
 
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Michele Avila
BornMichele Yvette Avila
(1968-02-08)February 8, 1968
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
DiedOctober 1, 1985(1985-10-01) (aged 17)
Arleta, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Cause of deathMurder
Resting placeSan Fernando Mission Cemetery
Other namesMissy Avila

Michele Yvette "Missy" Avila (February 8, 1968 – October 1, 1985) was an American teenager who was murdered by her best friend, Karen Severson and another friend, Laura Doyle in Arleta, California. In 1990, Severson and Doyle were convicted of Avila's murder, and sentenced to 15 years to life in prison.[1]

Karen Severson was released from prison on December 9, 2011 after serving 21 years for the murder of Michele "Missy" Avila. Laura Doyle still remains in prison for her part in the murder.[2]

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