Motorist Accused in Fatal DUI Crash near Perris Arraigned

RIVERSIDE  - A convicted felon accused of causing a head-on collision that killed a 65-year-old woman while he was driving drunk in Mead Valley pleaded not guilty today to second-degree murder and other charges. Lawrence Michael Dileva, 38, of Nuevo was arrested last month following a California Highway Patrol investigation into the death of Demiris Reid of Nuevo. Along with murder, Dileva is charged with DUI gross vehicular manslaughter and a sentence-enhancing allegation of being a repeat DUI offender. He was arraigned before Riverside County Superior Court Judge O.G. Magno, who scheduled a preliminary hearing for April 28 at the Riverside Hall of Justice and ordered that the defendant remain held on $1 million bail at the Byrd Detention Center in Murrieta. Dileva allegedly killed R
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