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Re: Dogs (was Hello out there)

  • Subject: Re: Dogs (was Hello out there)
  • From: Donna <gossiper@sbcglobal.net>
  • Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2009 03:25:18 -0800 (PST)

All I can say is be careful Jesse.... very careful!

--- On Tue, 1/27/09, Jesse Bell <justjess01@gmail.com> wrote:

From: Jesse Bell <justjess01@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Dogs (was Hello out there)
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2009, 9:53 AM

I live in the country and have "no trespassing" signs all over the
line.  My husband put up security cameras, security lights (this guys knows
the cameras are there and he wears a hoodie jacket and covers his face..we
have that on film, but no face so it doesn't do us any good) and we also
hired a retired swat/policeman to sit out here one night.  The peeping tom
usually shows up on a full moon because it's so bright.  But he also
from a distance - and I think he knew the cop was out there waiting on him
because he didn't show up that night.  That police officer said he would be
happy to loan us 2-3 police dogs but we declined because I didn't want an
altercation with MY dogs.  We flat out told the Sheriff's office that if we
see him again, we're gonna shoot 'em in the *ss and feel sorry about it
later.  My husband went to high school with the sheriff and the district
attorney - both of them said "Robert - if it were ME, I would feel the
way - and we may have to go through the "formalities" of arresting
you if
you did it..but I doubt anything would happen.  Or, we might just have to
look the other way or say it was self-defense, so don't shoot him in the
*ss, shoot him in the knee cap!"As far as getting sued for the dog biting
attacking - I doubt that would happen.  We have multiple complaints filed
with the sheriff's office and a description of the perp - and they KNOW who
he is but have to catch him in the act.  He has a record for indecent
exposure and disorderly conduct.  AND I have worked in the legal field for
years and have some really good attorneys that would represent us if that
were to happen.  I think everybody around here would like to beat the guy to
a pulp.  He targets houses with young girls (I have four girls) and BLONDES
of all things (I'm blonde, two of my daughters are blonde). This guy always
leaves a "sign" that he was here - just so you know.  He leaves a
butt on our porch, unscrews the outdoor light bulbs, opens a pasture gate -
and he is very savvy.  He is an ex-military guy and knows how to get around
this area.  He travels down the creek so he isn't caught.  I have, on
mornings, seen his footprints outside my bedroom window and my girls

On Mon, Jan 26, 2009 at 5:56 PM, Johnson, Cyndi D Civ USAF AFMC 95 CS/SCOSI
<cyndi.johnson@edwards.af.mil> wrote:

> That's awful. But be careful. I don't know what your local laws
are, but
> here if my dog bit someone - even if they were trespassing on my
> property - I could get sued and the dog put down as vicious. Not saying
> they'd win but it could happen. Still, a nice huge dog barking its
> off should give anyone second thoughts!
> Can you do anything with security cameras? Lots of web cameras out there
> these days.
> Sort of related - in the city next door they are passing a law that
> every pit bull and Rottweiler must be neutered. They are trying to clamp
> down on the gangs. Pit bulls are a real problem here, there is not a
> week goes by that there is not an incident, but I have my doubts that
> this law will be effective.
> Cyndi
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
> Behalf Of Pam Evans
> Sent: Monday, January 26, 2009 3:38 PM
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Hello out there
> He's still out there?   I figured that time Robert shot at him
he'd stay
> away.  What a jerk.  I hope she chews him up!
> On 1/26/09, Jesse Bell <justjess01@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > We took her in from a lady who had to move and could not take a dog
> this
> > size with her.  It's an English Mastiff.  I saw her mother and
> > father....they were HUGE gentle giants, but can be very protective of
> their
> > people, which is why we wanted her.  We have a peeping tom that shows
> up
> > periodically - I'd like to just go out and pick up his bones and
> done
> > with him.  I'm sick of calling the sheriff's office and
> > happens.  We
> > pretty much know who the guy is, and where he lives, we just
> "prove"
> > it's him.  We've seen him face to face outside at night...and
> husband
> > shot a gun over his head one night.  This *ss has unlocked the fences
> and
> > gates on our animals and we find them wandering around in the
> We
> > live right off a major highway...they could get out and be hit by
> oncoming
> > traffic.  The lady who owned this house before us had two horses get
> out on
> > the highway - one was hit and killed instantly and the other was
> injured so
> > bad they had to shoot it, right there on the road.  I would put money
> down
> > that it was the peeper who did that to her.  So now - because of this
> jerk
> > -
> > we have to padlock every stall and barn out there.  Other neighbors
> have
> > complained about him too.  He's been at this for over 15 years.I
> our
> > new dog takes a bite out of his butt.  Explain that to the E.R.
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