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20-year-old man arrested for placing dead animals in Dublin High lockers

Original post made on Sep 23, 2008

Dublin police have arrested a 20-year-old man who allegedly admitted to placing two dead cats and a dead dog from a local veterinary
hospital into unoccupied Dublin High School lockers as a practical joke.
Pleasanton resident Brian Goett was arrested at his home Friday afternoon, police Sgt. Shawn Sexton said today.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, September 20, 2008, 9:15 PM


Posted by Mary, a resident of Birdland
on Sep 23, 2008 at 3:15 pm

Since this story referenced "dumpster diving", I'm wondering if the person accused in this story may be the same as profiled in a story on SFGate. Are these suburban kids bored?

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Posted by animal lover, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Sep 23, 2008 at 10:28 pm

Is it legal for the Veterinary hospital to dispose of animal remains in a dumpster?
I thought they cremated.

Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Sep 24, 2008 at 12:18 pm

mengele is alive and well...

Posted by RS, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Sep 24, 2008 at 2:32 pm

animal lover - The animals were not in a dumpster They were in a Freezer that should have been locked. They were there in the freezer (as I understand it) awaiting proper disposal.