California family pleads for justice after Los Angeles teen found shot dead on side of highway

Tioni Theus, a Compton girl whose family says she loved golf and dancing, was last seen on Friday, Jan. 7, leaving her dad’s house to go to a party. The next morning, police found her on the Interstate 110 on-ramp at Manchester Avenue.

California Highway Patrol officers immediately determined her death to be “an apparent homicide,” according to the incident report.