SAN FRANCISCO — A Filipino parolee accused of killing his pregnant girlfriend and their unborn child in east Hollywood in Southern California is being hunted down by the FBI, with a $100,000 reward being offered for information leading his arrest.
Convicted felon Philip Patrick Policarpio, 39, is on the agency’s 10 most wanted list, accused of shooting Lauren Olguin in the head on April 12 on North Virgil Avenue in the Rampart neighborhood of Los Angeles.
At the time of the murder, Policarpio was on parole for a 2001 conviction. Policarpio is known to abuse illegal drugs and may be in possession of multiple weapons, according to the FBI. He has previous ties in the Philippines and may have headed for Las Vegas.
Policarpio is about 5 feet 8 inches tall and 150 to 165 pounds, with tattoos on his chest, back, both arms and left thigh, one of them reading, “Only God Can Judge Me,” according to the FBI.
He also has moles on his right nostril, near his left nostril and below his right lip plus a scar near his left eye. He may wear glasses and have a shaved head.
Policarpio may be driving a red BMW 325i sedan with the license plate 7NBY245 and goes by the aliases Damon Hiromi Tanaka, Damon Hiromi Tanak, Damon Tanaka, Philip Policardio, Paul Policarpio, Phillip Policarpio, Bugsy, Sinister and Sins. He should be considered armed and extremely dangerous, says the FBI.
Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts is urged to call the FBI or the LAPD at (213) 484-3642.
After-hours and weekend calls should be directed to (877) LAPD-24-7. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS to leave anonymously tips.