Police Expand Investigation of Suspect Accused of Kidnapping Lake Tahoe Girl

Posted By: The Ski Channel on August 31, 2009 12:17 pm

Police in Northern California are searching through all of Phillip Garrido’s property in Antioch today, as they are investigating whether he was involved in the slayings of prostitutes.  Garrido and his wife, Nancy, have pleaded not g

uilty on charges of rape, abduction, and imprisonment of South Lake Tahoe resident Jaycee Lee Dugard. Over the weekend, officials and officers searched their backyard as well as a neighboring yard, with dogs, shovels, and other tools.  Police in Pittsburg, which is near Antioch, have said they are investigating whether Garrido was linked to several unsolved murders of prostitutes in the early 90′s.