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Jury expected to start deliberating today in Scherer murder trial

Original post made on Mar 24, 2011

The jury in the murder trial of Ernest Scherer III was sent home early yesterday afternoon, with the judge ordering final instructions to begin today before jury deliberations get under way. Scherer is accused of two counts of murder for the deaths of his parents, Ernest Scherer Jr., 60, and Charlene Abendroth, 57.

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Posted by Bad Photo?, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Mar 24, 2011 at 10:41 am

Don't you have any other pictures of him!

Sad part is that many bad guys can look normal, likable, until you get to know them.

Posted by Julia, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Mar 24, 2011 at 6:16 pm

I agree...the photo is pretty slanted. He looks wired, strange and guilty as hell. Maybe the PW editor could have gotten a copy of his mug photo you know the one with the numbers on it from the local cops. I think he's guilty but give the low life a break with the photo session.

Thanks, Julia from Alamo

Posted by intentionally_blank, a resident of another community
on Mar 25, 2011 at 6:03 pm

Julia from Alamo, that *is* his mugshot.

Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Mar 25, 2011 at 6:17 pm

Life isn't all sweet photos mes petites...pretty is as pretty does...