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Jesus Malverde

(10,274 posts)
Sun Dec 29, 2013, 11:58 PM Dec 2013

Survivalist sought in murder of wife and two young daughters



A survivalist accused of killing his wife and two young daughters after hiding an arsenal of weapons in an underground bunker is still on the run seven months later, in one of the few cases of gun violence against children in the U.S. without an arrest since the Newtown shootings.

Shane Franklin Miller, 45, a sometime marijuana grower with a criminal record, is the sole suspect in the May 7 shooting deaths of his 34-year-old wife Sandra and their two daughters, aged eight and four, in the remote Northern California village of Shingletown. He’s on the U.S. Marshals’ Most Wanted list after disappearing into the foggy wilds of Humboldt County, famed for rugged, forest-clad mountains and hidden marijuana farms.

“He better hope that the police get hold of him before a lot of the guys around here, because they would just as soon tar and feather him and string him up,” Vera De Witt, president of a local non-profit raising money for a memorial for the girls, told NBC News.

http://investigations.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/12/23/21986626-survivalist-sought-in-murder-of-wife-and-two-young-daughters

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Survivalist sought in murder of wife and two young daughters (Original Post) Jesus Malverde Dec 2013 OP
So much for the "survivalists" protecting their family. just as I thought, mean to tge bone. Thinkingabout Dec 2013 #1
yeah unclear on the conept ny arely staircase Dec 2013 #4
Yep, Ranchemp. Dec 2013 #2
don't answer if you don't want to arely staircase Dec 2013 #3
U.S. Marshals Service. Ranchemp. Dec 2013 #5
good luck arely staircase Dec 2013 #7
Hope so too, Ranchemp. Dec 2013 #8
It's a tough and dangerous job. justhanginon Dec 2013 #16
Thank you very much. Ranchemp. Dec 2013 #17
Should have been kept in prison much longer. NYC_SKP Dec 2013 #6
I hope they get him one_voice Dec 2013 #9
We will, Ranchemp. Dec 2013 #10
Rooting for your team libodem Dec 2013 #11
Thank you. Ranchemp. Dec 2013 #14
Much success in your efforts! JNelson6563 Dec 2013 #13
Thank you. Ranchemp. Dec 2013 #15
He's probably mouldering away somewhere in the forest. Comrade Grumpy Dec 2013 #12
 

Ranchemp.

(1,991 posts)
2. Yep,
Mon Dec 30, 2013, 12:05 AM
Dec 2013

my agency wants him and wants him bad, this is one of the cases my team is pursuing.

I hope we capture him before I retire in April, there's nothing worse than someone who murders children.

 

Ranchemp.

(1,991 posts)
8. Hope so too,
Mon Dec 30, 2013, 12:33 AM
Dec 2013

and I fervently hope it's my team that finally runs him to ground and takes him alive to face the justice he richly deserves.

justhanginon

(3,295 posts)
16. It's a tough and dangerous job.
Mon Dec 30, 2013, 11:04 AM
Dec 2013

Thank you and your fellow Marshals for what you do in apprehending the worst of the worst. Stay safe!

 

NYC_SKP

(68,644 posts)
6. Should have been kept in prison much longer.
Mon Dec 30, 2013, 12:28 AM
Dec 2013

from the link:

He was convicted of felony cultivation in 1996. He also racked up arrests for hit and run, DUI, money laundering, marijuana cultivation, and illegal possession of a machine gun, before spending nearly four years in federal prison on a gun charge. He was released in 2007.
 

Ranchemp.

(1,991 posts)
10. We will,
Mon Dec 30, 2013, 12:42 AM
Dec 2013

eventually, whether alive or not is totally up to him, I'd prefer alive to face justice.

JNelson6563

(28,151 posts)
13. Much success in your efforts!
Mon Dec 30, 2013, 02:18 AM
Dec 2013

Get him but be careful. Would like to see you make it happy & healthy to your no doubt well deserved retirement in April.



Julie

 

Comrade Grumpy

(13,184 posts)
12. He's probably mouldering away somewhere in the forest.
Mon Dec 30, 2013, 01:53 AM
Dec 2013

That would be my bet. Some years from now, someone will find a skeleton with a bullet hole in the skull and a pistol lying beside the body.

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