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Posted by: thepinetree on 09/06/2017 09:57 AM Updated by: thepinetree on 09/06/2017 10:14 AM
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699 Marijuana Plants Eradicated in Raid Yesterday

Mountain Ranch, CA...Yesterday, 9-5-17, Calaveras County Sheriff's Office deputies accompanied Code Enforcement Officers to provide security during the service of an abatement warrant at a marijuana cultivation site on Wendell Road, Mountain Ranch where 699 marijuana plants were eradicated.







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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-09-06 10:14:07   By: Anonymous
 
Another case of GWA (growing while Asian)

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 11:21:47   By: Anonymous
     
    lmaooo yes

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Looking good!!!
Posted on: 2017-09-06 10:15:35   By: Anonymous
 
WOW!! Looking really good here! Glad to see they take such good care of the property they are using!!!

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    Re: Looking good!!!
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 10:29:20   By: Anonymous
     
    Why is this news? Big deal. Easy to see by air and walk in and cut down. Only a few hundred more to go that aren't registered. Great work sheriff! I bet you guys really used some police tactics and investigative work for this

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      Re: Looking good!!!
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 10:51:36   By: Anonymous
       
      Keep going....... only 300,000 farms to go!

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        Re: Looking good!!!
        Posted on: 2017-09-06 11:00:56   By: Anonymous
         
        Too bad you aren't allowed to make money off your land in America anymore.

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          Re: Looking good!!!
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:36:29   By: Anonymous
           
          STFU idiot.

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          Re: Looking good!!!
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:39:09   By: Anonymous
           
          You are, just don't grow something that, at best, makes you stupid.

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            Re: Looking good!!!
            Posted on: 2017-09-06 15:52:27   By: Anonymous
             
            Oh my, pull out all the vineyards than.
            Come on folks, if you think someone is growing illegally, call the sheriff dept, and also ask to be informed of any up dates (as in is this place a legal grow site?). That way, if they are a legal grow, you don't waste everyone's time.

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      Re: Looking good!!!
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 11:21:05   By: Anonymous
       
      Actually, this was a tip from a concerned citizen that led to this. You want to search aerials all day?

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        Re: Looking good!!!
        Posted on: 2017-09-06 11:29:11   By: Anonymous
         
        How do you know? Are you the whiney snitch? Why did the county buy a bunch of aerial photography if there not going to use it?

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          Re: Looking good!!!
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 11:39:32   By: Anonymous
           
          Snitch? No! Good citizen. Try the same.

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            Re: Looking good!!!
            Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:38:43   By: Anonymous
             
            Good for you. Ima snitch too. Long live illegal grow snitches.

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          Re: Looking good!!!
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:25:20   By: Anonymous
           
          I'm the snitch.

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            Re: Looking good!!!
            Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:53:44   By: Anonymous
             
            I am the Walrus.

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              Re: Looking good!!!
              Posted on: 2017-09-06 13:46:50   By: Anonymous
               
              coo coo cachoo

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                Re: Looking good!!!
                Posted on: 2017-09-06 16:15:46   By: Anonymous
                 
                Goo goo ga joob

                Koo Koo kachoo was Mrs Robinson

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                  Re: Looking good!!!
                  Posted on: 2017-09-06 16:45:11   By: Anonymous
                   
                  Mom!

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            Re: Looking good!!!
            Posted on: 2017-09-07 09:15:08   By: Anonymous
             
            Good for you for turning in an illegal grow site. The aerials are now dated, so there are illegal grow sites that were not captured using the aerials. Wish there were more like you!

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          Re: Looking good!!!
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:37:47   By: Anonymous
           
          STFU idiot.

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          Re: Looking good!!!
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 13:18:54   By: Anonymous
           
          Snitch? I thought I was a good concerned citizen. I watch out for my neighbor, I try to improve my community at every opportunity, I make a decent wage and pay more than I believe to be my fair share of taxes, and I watch my mouth when speaking in public. Yes, I do believe my education level is far superior to yours. Be careful who you label, it will come to bite you in the ass.

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            Re: Looking good!!!
            Posted on: 2017-09-06 15:31:46   By: Anonymous
             
            Onyx sorghum's the answer.


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        Re: Looking good!!!
        Posted on: 2017-09-06 15:53:53   By: Anonymous
         
        CONGRATS then to the person who called it in, if it's true that is.


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          Re: Looking good!!!
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 17:26:43   By: Anonymous
           
          Any time you see a helicopter flying "low and slow" it's because they are setting longitude and latitude for future reference if, you know what I mean. If not registered, they'll visit very soon.

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    Re: Looking good!!!
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:15:54   By: Anonymous
     
    There are dumps like this all over the county.

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      Re: Looking good!!!
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 15:57:17   By: Anonymous
       
      Yes there are, problem is, most of them are not growing marijuana, many of the people are just pigs, hoarders or just too cheap to go to the dump and don't care what their pigsty's look like.

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    Re: Looking good!!!
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:42:19   By: Anonymous
     
    Wow really clean. Such upstanding citizens. NOT! Get the f**k out.

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      Re: Looking good!!!
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 16:03:21   By: Anonymous
       
      Get the f**k out? What about the knifes? Heck, I'll use a spoon, I'm hungry.
      In fact, I might start the BBQ early, the chicken has been marinating for 36 hours
      at least, and this is one of my favorite marinates. Fresh green
      salad, fresh picked cherry tomatoes, garlic french bread (with
      Parmesan cheese) fried rice, or just steamed?
      And please don't forget to tell the ones you're with you love'em
      life is short enough, and you never know when your number is up....or
      the one's you love. Don't be bashful, just wrap your arms around them and tell'em, has anyone told you they love you?
      So say it while you still have a chance and while they can still hear you/it.


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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-09-06 10:56:41   By: Anonymous
 
This the making of empty sack Oliveria and his previous three STOOGES (Debbie, Chris and Clit) also county counsel. Thanks for not fixing it the second time around empty sack Oliveria. You a POS.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 11:16:49   By: Anonymous
     
    Supervisor Olivera voted no on the Urgency Ordinance.
    Blaming the wrong Supervisor here. This has been going on for years.
    Shall we all pretend like this is something new in the county?
    I say great job to the Sheriff Department. It is not an easy task to get the warrants to enter the property. Too much red tape.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 11:18:45   By: Anonymous
     
    I agree that ----er got to go!

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      Re: er got to go
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:09:24   By: Anonymous
       
      Huh?

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        Re: er got to go
        Posted on: 2017-09-06 15:09:54   By: Anonymous
         
        Huh? Try using your brain other than sitting on it.

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          Re: er got to go
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 16:13:08   By: Anonymous
           
          Try actually spelling it out, that was pretty lame

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            Re: er got to go
            Posted on: 2017-09-06 16:31:48   By: Anonymous
             
            Smelly Eskimo.

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            Re: er got to go
            Posted on: 2017-09-06 18:45:02   By: Anonymous
             
            -ucker dunb -uck

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              Re: er got to go
              Posted on: 2017-09-06 19:03:33   By: Anonymous
               
              Illegal grows are just that. The Sheriff should process the cannabis and make his department some money. He has a captive work crew with the inmates at the jail. Train them to be trimmers. Vocational rehab.

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              -ucker dunb -uck
              Posted on: 2017-09-06 23:51:32   By: Anonymous
               
              What?

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:15:10   By: Anonymous
       
      Keep up the good work Sheriff but please don't stop. Run the illegals out, hopefully arresting them as you go and confiscating anything you can get to help cover the cost. Also, please get rid of registered growers that don't play by the rules. Jesus Maria and the roads that run off of it have so many out of compliance grows. Some of these growers are very threatening as well, don't feel safe like we used to. Also, to those that keep saying its always been here, I agree but not as many as we have now. Never smelled it before last season, it was bad and the stench is a coming again with the end of the coming harvest. The county stinks in so many ways! BOS, get rid of it!

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:30:10   By: Anonymous
         
        DITTO!

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2017-09-06 16:17:33   By: Anonymous
         
        Well if you know of so many problems I hope you've called them in. It's people like you who make the formal complaint, like calling the sheriff dept that will clean this county up.
        If you haven't made the calls, it's people like you who are full of chit,who bytch and moan but do nothing to help, waiting for others to do what you should of done in the first place.
        Thank you.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:09:20   By: Anonymous
     
    Chop it all down and burn the growers out of Calaveras

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:19:17   By: Anonymous
       
      Sounds awful but have to agree, desperate times call for desperate measures. These growers don't care about us who choose not to poison people and the environment.
      Get rid of them and dirty filthy business.
      Medical my rear!!!

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:21:18   By: Anonymous
         
        Any arrests?

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:31:40   By: Anonymous
           
          nothing showing on the 9-5-17 booking log.

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          Wow One Bust
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:41:29   By: Anonymous
           
          What about the hundreds of others?
          First announced bust in over a month WTF?
          What does it take to overlay a map with legal registered grows and illegal grows?
          Maybe a private citizen with some knowledge of the use of aerial mapping and overlays should be used.
          Does the county only rely on complaints from neighbors? WTF?

          The lawlessness of the county not enforcing codes, and illegal grows is the question.

          What does it take?

          Like I said , there are citizens that could list the grows with addresses using overlays of aerial maps, it isn't rocker science, if you are serious about enforcement.
          The land, grow equipment could be sold to cover the costs.

          It isn't rocket science folks.

          Oh, it's Calaveras County , I see, never mind.

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            Re: Wow One Bust
            Posted on: 2017-09-06 13:50:52   By: Anonymous
             
            actually this is a great idea. I've poured over google earth maps (some recently updated in the western portion of the county) finding illegal grows. I am sure the there would be volunteers to comb through the GeoNorth imagery looking for grows.

            Have randomly assigned areas, and at least two people looking at the area (to make sure pro-growers were just not reporting sites they found). There are also image recognition software that would help identify grows automatically.

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              Re: Wow One Bust
              Posted on: 2017-09-06 16:19:26   By: Anonymous
               
              You do know Google Earth maps are not 24/7 updated, right?
              Come on Einstein, even 6th graders know that.

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                Re: Wow One Bust
                Posted on: 2017-09-06 18:27:55   By: Anonymous
                 
                Yes, I know - hence my point that some were just recently updated for the western portion of the county.

                Also, the county signed a contract with GeoNorth for newer satellite imagery.

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                Re: Wow One Bust
                Posted on: 2017-09-07 03:59:23   By: Anonymous
                 
                They were last updated 6/30/17. Close enough for these purposes.

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            Re: Wow One Bust
            Posted on: 2017-09-06 15:30:33   By: Anonymous
             
            Just responding to citizen complaints would overwhelm our understaffed Sheriff's Dept. No need to spend any money looking for grows.

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            Re: Wow One Bust
            Posted on: 2017-09-07 09:28:08   By: Anonymous
             
            I believe there have been other busts that have not been publicized. Not sure why. Neighbor told me of one 1-2 weeks ago in the area where I live. It never got covered in the press.

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        Re: Medical my rear!!!
        Posted on: 2017-09-06 17:04:57   By: Anonymous
         
        My rear is medical too

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 12:33:20   By: Anonymous
       
      And don't forget to arrest the aholes before we toss them out of the county.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-09-06 13:08:20   By: Anonymous
 
Come down on the illegal grows, support the legal ones. Make weed LEGAL again!

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 18:00:50   By: Anonymous
     
    You sound like the beanie song....just your speed I guess.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-09-06 13:15:29   By: Anonymous
 
Shoot scumbag dopers on sight!

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 13:46:11   By: Anonymous
     
    AND Trump supporters!

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 13:46:27   By: Anonymous
       
      +1

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2017-09-06 14:02:54   By: Anonymous
         
        Legal growers are breaking all the rules! They shoot guns all day and night, they have bright greenhouse lights on all night, they move marijuana all night long in uhaul trucks, they let their pitbulls run loose. They are no better!

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2017-09-06 14:04:18   By: Anonymous
           
          And yes!!!! I've reported this to sheriff's, over and over..... yet nothing happens

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            Re:
            Posted on: 2017-09-06 14:14:16   By: Anonymous
             
            There will be an election, we shall see if he really wants the job. Also, vote out the current BOS who seems to do nothing about the grower/dealers. There seems to be a lot of new grower/dealers this year, so much for so-called emergency ordinance??? County looks like a large dump and RV park.

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            Re:
            Posted on: 2017-09-06 16:17:13   By: Anonymous
             
            Well Rick Imbecile is giving it his best shot :)

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-09-06 15:47:44   By: Anonymous
 
Pennsylvania Gulch illegal grows, go get them, they are being processed as we speak, and it's all headed for the MidWest, and East to be used on the BLACK MARKET! The Medical issue isn't even part of the dialogue anymore, they are all selling to states where it is illegal!

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 16:21:51   By: Anonymous
     
    Those feed containers make good gas cans.


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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 16:23:08   By: Anonymous
     
    Addresses please. Grab your cocktail, get in your vehicle, go by the places and write them down, call the sheriff dept.
    psst (just don't call them while you're boozing it up in your vehicle, okie dokie buddy?)

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 17:04:57   By: Anonymous
       
      Just responding to citizen complaints would overwhelm our understaffed Sheriff's Dept. No need to spend any money looking for grows.

      What the H are the fees going for? It was supposed to be for enforcement, where is the enforcement? More Sheriffs hired and vehicles were purchased from the $Millions generated from the fees , WTF? Really? Are We To Believe This? Complaints called in repeatedly, no enforcement

      The scuttlebutt is the county's businesses are making $ so enforcement is Nil.

      County- prove This Wrong , Time Is Running Out

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        Re: Fees
        Posted on: 2017-09-07 09:36:51   By: Anonymous
         
        The County Auditor went after the Sheriff for using fees to eradicate illegal growers. All the fee money used had to be put back into the 'registration' budget.

        The BoS can allocate general fund money to the Sheriff for eradication. The tax dollars can thus be used for this purpose. To reinforce, the BoS must allocate $s to the Sheriff for eradication. Otherwise, the Sheriff has no $s for this purpose. The County Auditor makes sure the Sheriff uses money where the budget allocated it.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 17:07:25   By: Anonymous
       
      Okie dorky little feller

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    Re: Grows
    Posted on: 2017-09-06 20:42:59   By: Anonymous
     
    CCSO please come out Darby Lane, Diltz Lane, Falcon mine. Make the loops and count over 60 grows. Can see from road..

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      Re: Grows
      Posted on: 2017-09-06 20:49:43   By: Anonymous
       
      You can't miss the illegal dope grows out the Diltz Lane loop, look at your aerial photos over the Diltz junkyard, you can't miss them from the your junkyard photos, Code compliance, yea right.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-09-06 20:52:57   By: Anonymous
 
Who girdled the oak tree! I can't believe someone did that on purpose! There should be a law against that!

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    Butte Fire
    Posted on: 2017-09-07 08:51:38   By: Anonymous
     
    The tree lost it's bark from being fried in the Butte fire. Get some clues please.

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      Re: Butte Fire
      Posted on: 2017-09-07 13:04:55   By: Anonymous
       
      If only we had a ban on forest fires...

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        Auditor
        Posted on: 2017-09-07 14:47:41   By: Anonymous
         
        The auditor needs to be audited.
        The fees were earmarked for enforcement.

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          Re: Auditor
          Posted on: 2017-09-07 14:59:59   By: Anonymous
           
          If anything, she deserves a bonus/raise for saving the county from obvious lawsuits.

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          Re: Auditor
          Posted on: 2017-09-07 19:30:12   By: Anonymous
           
          COMPLETE IDIOT!!!


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            Re: Auditor
            Posted on: 2017-09-07 19:33:53   By: Anonymous
             
            Weak CAO + Weal Board= Crap

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              Re: Auditor
              Posted on: 2017-09-08 09:25:06   By: Anonymous
               
              Do you mean Clyde Crapp?

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