Man Charged with Murder for Deadly DUI Crash

A Los Angeles man was charged in Torrance Superior Court earlier this week for murder and other counts for allegedly driving under the influence and causing a car crash that left a 62 year old man dead and three others injured last weekend.  Perry Lee Oakley Jr. was charged with murder, gross vehicular manslaughter and leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in a death.   The crash occurred at about 11:30 p.m. this past Saturday at Normandie 

Avenue and 141st Street.   After the crash police alleged that Oakley left the scene but was later arrested, according to Gardena Police.  It is also alleged that Oakley has a prior conviction for driving under the influence from December 2001, he also has a more recent conviction for arson from August 2010.   If convicted of murder, Oakley faces a maximum sentence of life in prison.   

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