Philip Patrick Policarpio, a convicted felon, is wanted for the murder of his girlfriend in the Rampart area of Los Angeles, California. On April 12, 2016, Policarpio and his girlfriend were at a gathering when Policarpio allegedly entered a room where the victim was playing cards and began to beat her. Policarpio then allegedly pulled a weapon from his waistband and shot the victim in the head, killing her instantly. The victim was pregnant at the time of her death.
On April 19, 2016, a local arrest warrant was obtained for Policarpio in the Superior Court of Los Angeles County, California, after he was charged with first degree murder by the Los Angeles Police Department. On April 22, 2016, a federal arrest warrant was issued in the United States District Court, Central District of California, for Policarpio after he was charged with unlawful flight to avoid prosecution.
Additionally, an arrest warrant has been issued for Policarpio by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation charging him with parole violation, as Policarpio was on parole at the time of the 2016 murder for his 2001 conviction for attempted murders.
Policarpio may wear eyeglasses and he may have shaved his head. He may have traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada, and has previous ties to the Philippines. Policarpio is known to abuse illegal drugs, is believed to be mentally unstable, and may be in possession of multiple weapons.
Policarpio has moles on his right nostril, near his left nostril, and below his right lip. He has a scar near his left eye. Policarpio has tattoos on his chest, back, both arms, and left thigh.