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Alleged escort charged in Google exec's fatal heroin overdose
Alleged escort charged in Google exec's fatal heroin overdose

The woman accused of being a high-priced escort who administered a lethal dose of heroin to a former tech executive on his yacht in Santa Cruz will not be charged with murder in the case, but still faces manslaughter, prostitution and drug counts, prosecutors said Wednesday. Alix Catherine Tichelman, 26, of Folsom was arrested Friday in connection with the overdose death of 51-year-old Forrest Hayes, who worked for Google, Sun Microsystems and Apple. ------------ FOR THE RECORD July 9, 1:25 p.m.: An earlier version of this post misspelled suspect Alix Catherine Tichelman's last name as Tichleman. ------------Tichelman had been booked on suspicion of murder, but on Wednesday, Santa...

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