After coming out of the store the girls walked down the street, then remembered they forgot their
|Loren Herzog, one of the Speed Freak Killers.
He committed suicide in 2012
|The composite drawing|
scooters and turned around to get them. Michaela bent down to pick the scooter up, and that is when a man jumped out of a parked car and grabbed Michaela from behind and put her in the car. Michaela’s friend was the only witness and she ran back into the store to get help.
The man was described as white and in his 20s, with pockmarks on his face. He had shoulder length, dirty blonde hair. Around 6 feet tall and thin. The witness described him as having fox-like eyes. He was driving a large older model American car. Possibly a four-door, that was beige or tan gold with possible cement splatters on the sides and lights into the rear bumper. The bumper had dents and the car was old and run-down, and could have been in a couple of accidents. It left heading south on Mission Blvd. towards Union City.
|In July 2011 Hayward police announced
that Garrido has not been eliminated
as a suspect and is still a person
of interest in the case of Michaela Garecht.
Hayward has been sentenced to 431 years for the kidnapping
of Jaycee Dugard