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2 Calif. Teen-Age Girls Shot

June 9, 1999

LYNWOOD, Calif. (AP) _ Two teen-age cousins were shot to death by a young man as they walked to school today.

Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies were looking for a man described as being in his 20s.

Olivia Munguia, 17, and Jessica Yvette Zavala, 15, were shot numerous times about 7:45 a.m. as they walked to Lynwood High School, about 10 miles from downtown Los Angeles.

Relatives of the teens said Munguia’s ex-boyfriend was upset about being barred from Zavala’s weekend birthday party. The former boyfriend called, using profanity and told Munguia, ``it’s not over,″ Albert Ontiveros, a cousin, told KNBC-TV.

Los Angeles County sheriff’s Deputy Joan Raber could not confirm details of the phone call.

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