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Dublin, Hayward police search Garrido's Antioch home

Original post made on Sep 16, 2009

Hayward and Dublin police yesterday were searching the home in unincorporated Antioch where Phillip and Nancy Garrido allegedly kept kidnap victim Jaycee Dugard for the past 18 years.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, September 15, 2009, 11:51 AM

Comments (7)

Posted by Concerned, a resident of Foothill Farms
on Sep 16, 2009 at 10:25 am

During this time a little girl was walking home from Foothill HS and was found murdered in a field. I believe her name was Tina Feliz. Was that murder ever solved? Could this be related? Are the Pleasnton Police Department looking into this?


Posted by Upset, a resident of Foothill High School
on Sep 16, 2009 at 10:31 am

Tina Faelz's murder has never been solved. I believe she was found in a tunnel/shortcut that went under freeway, since blocked off. A terrible tragedy. And then there was the monster and his girlfriend who abducted the young woman from Pleasanton and killed her up in Tahoe, throwing her body out of their van. Such sickness and evil are difficult for us to comprehend. Once caught, they should never be allowed to see the light of day again. Such terrible suffering for the victims and their families.


Posted by Censored, a resident of Downtown
on Sep 16, 2009 at 11:59 am

BUT, what about our constitution? Thank the founding geezers!


Posted by LK, a resident of Oak Hill
on Sep 18, 2009 at 10:37 am

Until there is a definite way to reabilitate sex offenders, they should not be released.
There is no way innocents should be subject to them. Once the commit these crimes, they should lose the privildge of being free.


Posted by KL, a resident of Pleasanton Valley
on Sep 18, 2009 at 12:35 pm

Lk, I agree with you 100%. No child innocent should ever experience the tragety of being taken away from their families. Those who commit such crimes should be locked up and never see the light of day again! I have no compassion for sex affenders, abductors, or kidnappers. Such people are a disgrace to humanity.


Posted by Annon, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Sep 18, 2009 at 1:23 pm

Neither do Liberal I...


Posted by DL, a resident of Danville
on Sep 18, 2009 at 10:54 pm

I'm old school when it comes to these sickos. Anyone that's 100% proven of molesting a child should be castrated. Any sicko that's 100% proven of murdering someone (DNA technology is superb), should be executed, quick judgment with out wasting all the damn money on attorneys, court cost. That would scare the living hell out of anyone in our society from ever thinking of doing the same.

One reason Japan has very little percentage of that going on, is due to having zero tolerance with such acts of crime. Our prisons are already way over crowded, they're taking about releasing over 40,000 prisoners, due to how much it cost to keep the heavy load of people in our prisons, and billions of dollars spent.


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