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D G D Mmmh.

Mmnh. Nah, you dont seem like I was too worried about making money, man. Yeah. Yeah. You know, I wish my PO would get here-- to

that kind of guy.

see if hes gonna cut me slack or if hes gonna send me away, man. <Sigh> <Unintelligible background noises> D

Come on, man. Oh, it cant be too late. Fuck, man. I know.

You know, hes a hardworking motherfucker. You know, I know he is. But, I dont think hes gonna show up after the sun goes down. You probably dont even have PO, huh? <Laughter> Oh, man. D D G D G D D G G D G Oh. Look at this. U *** .

All right. Fucking all that shit. Take your shirt off, man. Just wear your tee shirt. Yeah, Im going to. I was just ***. All right. Oh. All right. Another thing, I didnt I was out of the country. Really? and came back. Yeah. And I didnt leave anywhere. They still found me at home. Yeah, you you be out of the country. <Cough> Yeah, I didnt leave nowhere, cause, I mean, tsk. Im not
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guilty, so, *** man. D Dude, Im Im here to tell you, man. Uh, if you if you ask me, if I was a betting man *** as far as the the big numbers ok, the big numbers and shit. I cant I bet you came up with a good plan. I I really do. Just and your attorney is gonna be happier than shit. Youre because I know youre not gonna talk to the detectives. But, fuck, dude, story going in your mind. And theyll let you know what they got. <Unintelligible background noises> D U D U D Is my PO here, yet? Who? A bondsman. doing his work for him. Uhm, listen, start thinking about the other one,

No. But, uh, you got a bondsman who wants to talk to you.

trying to bail you out, man. Well, if she does ***. <Unintelligible background noises> 04:52> D dude. G S <Duncan exits cell and Staley re-enters> <Transcript Time

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fuckers are gonna try to do me. Shit aint gonna come off, man. This is fucking on. G S G Why are they? So What did they say?
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But, Ive got that probation violation. ***. Man, you were getting your fingerprints done for a long time, Dude, the fucking detectives showed up. Yeah, these mother

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Well, I was right. They you

know, it was one of those I think theyre just gonna try to feel me out to see what Im about *** that kind of shit. And, uh, they, uh you know, they they first thing they did was--, you know, You know why were here? Im thinking ,Shit, you dont fucking know. You know, I was kind G S G S G S G S G S I used to have ***. Come here. Ill show you. You gotta do I dont know, man. *** water. Whats that? ***. of being a smart-ass to them. But, theyre Sheriff guys. ***. Fuck. this very slowly.

Yeah, I have soap. I have soap, man. *** come off right away. <Clear-throat>

I Im not sure what theyre gonna if they got anything or theyre just fucking with me. G S S G S

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honest with you. Theyre theyre gonna you know, they want to talk to you, I would imagine. G S G S G Fuck. S Hmnh. For whatever reason, youre youre the person they want to <No audible response> <Cough> Heres what I think. I mean, if if

chit-chat to, right?

I cant imagine what the fuck they want to talk to me about. -- Well, heres the deal. If if theyre gonna talk to you, you

know, you you could say whatever you want to say. You can just say I them, at all, then, youre youre gonna sit here like you are now -- If you do talk to them, at least youll have an idea about what they got and what theyre gonna what they what theyre coming least, now, I know what their game plan is. You know what Im saying? So, I dont have any G Right. What my attorney said is Do not talk to them <Clear-throat> Well, thats up to you, you know. Uhm, I dont know, if it was Cause Im Im referring to counsel like right now. Well, I would, uh <Cough> -- Im thinking that, if you know at you at. Thats Im kind of glad I talked to these guys, because, at

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me, uh, like, you know, these guys, you know, I

what youre gonna talk about and what youre gonna say, then, I
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wondering what the fuck, over, you know.

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personally would just you know, wanna talk to them, because I already I knew where Im at in this thing. I knew what I did. I knew I know if theyre giving me a line of bullshit. Cause, you know cause I was there. I was there. And Ill tell you something, theres manslaughter. But, it wasnt fucking manslaughter. Fucking I pretty good idea, he was hurt hurt bad. So, theyll never know that. know I was there. So, I know what I have. beat this guy down hard. And I he didnt fucking die. And I have a

-- And, if they come to me and say that, you know, We have a witness who was there, No, you didnt, cause I was there, too. I know what you have and what you dont have. So, that way, if Im have shit, you know what I mean, if they come at me and say You know now, at least, I know, you know what? Maybe they got something. Maybe they dont. Maybe we take the fucking rope. I dont know. Its a -- You know, as far as the attorney and all that thing, you know, you you do what you you know, whats good for you. Uhm G All I know is I was not at another crime scene. But, I dont cat and mouse game, you know. talking to 'em, and they give me a line of crap, that I know that they dont what? All we got is this and this. But, we think its enough to do you,

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care what they say. If my DNA is there, its because I know knew the person. ***. S Do you know what kind of DNA they have at that at the other crime scene youre talking about? Well, youre talking about the same G This homicide shit, like theyre coming at me for something that nothing. Because, Im -- because Im in trouble in another case.
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Theres no way they can know that. You know what Im saying. So, I

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Theyre just trying to *** stuff and trying to ***. S G S G S that. G Yeah. They tried to simulate it ***. -- Was matched to something that happened here? Do you think that theyre so, you think that, because of this thing that you that because of this thing that happened in Santa Monica

anything. Huh? You know what Im saying? Any DNA or anything like Put it this way, if they have anything on me if for sure not

my blood, then, its because I knew the person and Ive been at the S G S G S got there. G S Youre talking about this one here? Okay.

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They wouldnt be where I shouldnt be. Well, then, maybe theyre just grasping at straws. You know, maybe theyre just gonna come here and see what youre up to and, you

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<Cough> But, just just know that, uh, you know, they play games, too. Sometimes they dont come at you right away with everything they have. You know, theyre gonna play that game with you and see if youre gonna tell the truth, too. So theyre talking about. S G detectives. S Yeah. I found that, you know <Clear-throat> Yeah. G Im not talking nothing, cause I dont know what the fuck

Theyre just constantly always trying to throw shit at me

better, you know. And sometimes you have to go see the enemy before it truly is a game. I mean, you you think that. You know what I mean? To me, like these guys down here when they showed up, I was just were saying ***. But, uhm, you know, they, uh, -- you know, it was with the, You know, were here looking at this. And we think we know and think this. I says Well, getting done. And they showed up and said, uh, *** and shit like they

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dont have. And its either booked into evidence or its not booked into nothing. Its gonna be in court or its not. You know, so, if you have it, then, bring it. But, see, you have the advantage when youre meeting, cause I know whats there. I know what was there. And I was there. If
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youre gonna say that I, you know, left my hand prints on a car, thats bullshit. I never touched a car. I wasnt even near a car. We were in a parking lot. Uh, there werent any cars where we were at. So, if they come at me with that, that tells me that they dont theyre fishing. knuckle skin off this guys head, and we got, you know, your blood, Thats possible. Now, if they come to me and say We got your skin your

See, so, -- and I didnt go into, you know I didnt tell them a story. And we sat in there for a little while. But, they didnt get shit out of me that they didnt already have. But, I learned something about what youve got, you know, -- if youve got something going on, and you you of I dont give a fuck, whatever happens. But, if you were there and, like you say, you got a reason to be there, then, I would make sure that G at. Put it this way like I said before, why would someone that thats solid, thats thats your gonna be your -- to stick to it. Im not supposed to be at *** a person if they werent supposed to be they had. So, sometimes, you know, it it depends. If if its you if know, you you were there for whatever reason, and all youre a person

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live, youre telling me about other things your family and stuff. Right. And suddenly you die ***. Or or and youre at their

house. I leave and someone comes in and attacked you and and trips you or kills you.
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cause he fucking socked your ass up on his shirt, now, that could be.

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Right. Well, I was there. I mean, and I just met her. So, Theyre

gonna say Oh, no, youre not uh, youre the one that did it, because your DNA is there. What? S G G S Oh. <Cough> know, if I wasnt supposed to be there? How would you know that I was supposed to be there?

Well, uh, you know, I dont know. I mean, the truth is, too,

most violence murders, attempted murders, shootings, stabbings, strangulations, theyre mostly done by people that are that they you So, the cops look at that. You know, theyre playing the them. Very few times its somebody that just, you know, unless its a drive-by or something like that. And, -- and, even then, theyve got a dont know who in the gang that did the shooting. know. I I just think that, uh, you know, I I made some fucked up pretty good idea of, you know, what gang and that kind of shit. They just know, your victims know husband/wife that kind of shit. odds. The odds are most people get killed, or, at least know who killed

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mistakes in my life. And I just seen if I could have backed things up and done things a little differently, uhm, you know, Id just be realistic. Some of the shit that Ive done, I I would probably still fucking do it again. You know, maybe just I I just know myself. But, I would do things different afterwards. You know, uh, sometimes I took, uh, the hard-headed road, and you know, come on and got well, show me what you got. And I got fucked over, you know.
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I got offered a deal one time. And it was a fucking sweet deal. And I should have taken it. I had a fucking dude sitting in the fucking cell not like this. But, with me. He said Dude, youre a fool not to take that deal. I said Fuck them. They aint got shit. They wouldnt be offering me a deal. know, I dont know. <Chuckle> <Cough> homicide or something else. Yeah, well, you know, if you Uh, bullshit. Thats when I went to the fucking pen. So, you

Theyre just trying to tack shit on to me. *** a different

Sure I helped the person do this. *** I hung out with the person few S Well, if you got what theyre gonna ask you is if theyve

got your hair or your your or your DNA or whatever so, theyre know.

you know, you can verify it with whatever, then, its its answered.

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be present. No, hes not gonna let you talk. I wouldnt shit, I wouldnt if I was the attorney. You know, they may you know, theyre theyre never gonna let you talk. And thats cool. Thats what they do, cause talking to the cops, generally speaking, nothing good could come from that. But, you know, thats not necessarily true, too. So so, its always
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up to you. Youre the one its not your attorney thats sitting in the can right now. Mmnh, Mmnh. Its you. You gotta do whats, you know, best for you. <Cough> <Unintelligible background noises> S You know, I feel better. That, uh, water sniffing shit, man, I G How you feeling, man?

years. And I just couldnt do it. But it burns like a mother, though. <Sigh> Fuck, so, I dont know. Im in here with these fucking guys again. G S G order. S G S G S When do you have court? You know what? I dont know. Im gonna ask them that, too.

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or you just were standing there in front of a judge or I was on the side and they called me. Mmnh. I dont know. <Clear-throat/cough> <Unintelligible background noises/voices> <Duncan re-enters cell.> <Transcript Time 05:07> Are you getting bailed out? Huh? Are you getting bailed out? No. No, I told you, you know. Did she call? Or what?
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You know my wife did. And they Oh. And, uh, nothing until my PO fucking comes and talks to me. Thats right. Man, youre fucked. Youre fucked. *** called Bellevue? Well, you know what? If you dont

cant do anything, cause Im on fucking probation.

personally, I think its my fucking old lady. Well, who else would? Well, it could have been *** <Cough>

Well, it could be my mom. Man, Im here to tell you,

her. I think shes having second thoughts ***. But, the fact is, when my PO gets here, Im gonna find out if hes gonna put this violation on me. If show up tonight. Shit, my my bail is ***. S D S hes gonna put it on me, Im fucked. Its no bail. Uh, hopefully he will

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*** be like six oclock, 6:30, something like that. Well, you know what? You well, you never know. The bail

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D like I say.

Yeah. Yeah, I ***. The big thing

is, though, is getting my making sure that, uh, that probation violation, <Cough> D But, as soon as that guy shows, uh, hopefully, Ill be out of here. If he doesnt show, Im here. Oh, well, I shouldnt say Ill be out of here, cause he you know what uh, hes been on my ass. S D S D Theyre gonna put a hold on you, dude. Ah.

And he dont even have to show up to do that. Uh, I dont want to hear that. Yeah, but, you know what?

Realistically, he probably will, because they dont fuck around with that. S D S D S D How much of a tail you got?

was a yeah, a five-year, uh

So, you got three to go.

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So, thats my problem. And, you

know what? I, honestly, think she called my mom, because, uh uh, Brooklyn Bail, because, uh, S D S D S D She called your mom to see-my mom didnt She called your mom to see if shed help fucking sell your shit Yeah. <Chuckle> ***

on the front yard.

Yeah, Im fucking done. I mean, if she she wants to and my

PO wants to, Im fucked. So, she must have called my mom and my S They came to talk to me. Those fuckers are they are gonna

They they got me in there. We just played a little cat-and-mouse game for a-- little while. D S S Yeah. Oh, is that right?

(Sound of clearing throat) They dont know that, uh Well, you know what I was I was thinking about your shit Well Its a fucking its a fight between two drunks. Yeah, thats what just in here, I hit that fucking guy and beat Yeah, I understand.
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though. I mean, you didnt mean to fucking kill the guy.

his ass good. But, Im hey *** gonna be able to prove any of that shit.

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theyre gonna try to do me. I dont think that they have shit. Dude.

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You know, its kind of It doesnt matter. Well, you know what? Yeah, I know. Its I you know, I mean, I got my story. Yeah.

And Im sticking with it. So I could explain the reason why I did it. I know you know, so Yeah. ***. <Clear-throat> Yeah. Mmnh. <Cough> <Clear-throat>

-- Its gonna be a self-defense thing. And

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witnesses to say Hey, have you seen this guy here? S G ass. S G D G D S You say you lived you lived out here in I lived in El Monte, you know, a little bit ago. Oh. Yeah, uh, I know. Yeah. Even though I lived in the I lived in a building out here. So,

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already on edge. <Cough> G D G D G D G D G D What about the jail cell the South siders and shit? Oh, theyre what do you mean? Like you told me the south siders - if you fear for your life Oh, I see what youre saying. Uh, -Yeah. Theyd kill me.

Yeah, I know, dude. I I but, you know what? They are They what?

holding onto those things for the big one. You know what I mean? Theyre holding on to those things. They look, you know,

aint gonna use em , or else they, you know, because, in a race riot, some of those things come in***. more than offensive shit. D S S Most of the time, those guys keep that shit for protection Well, you know, I dont know. ***. This is a fucking ***. And they use them ***. <Cough> Thats what it is, you know. Just for personal stuff, man,

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<Sigh> <Yawn> Where in the fuck is my PO? <Cough/clear-throat> I wonder whos winning the Laker game? I dont know, bro. I asked the bondsman. He didnt know. He Shit, obviously, otherwise hed be home watching the game Thats probably where my PO is.

wasnt a Laker fan. right now. Theyre playing Boston.

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your violation.

Uh, you mean inmates? No, down that way on the way out. How many people? Like cops? Oh, cops? I saw one, two I saw two. I think theres three. Yeah. Theyre like jailers, you know. Whats that? Theres no cops? Well, jailers, I guess. But, theyre not I dont know. Theyre not theyre just theyre like theyre not cops.
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Theyre jailers. G D S G S G D D G D S D Man, if we overtook them, we could get out. Yeah, thats be cool, huh? Whats that? If we overtook them, when they opened the door, you know. Yeah, yeah, yeah. *** ***Listen. Can I tell you something? <Unintelligible background noises> taking them down and getting out of here Mmnh-mmnh. Okay. I cant hear. One more time?

My only problem with doing that, if we if youre talking about

where youre coming from. But, uhm

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at, you know, not that not that Im not down. But, its gonna be a dude. Now, if I was sitting in your shoes, I might do it. G D

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mean, Ive been around this place. But, I dont know if that will. I I wouldnt do shit unless I knew somebody on the outside that was going to be out in the car or something. You know what I mean? D S Yeah. Yeah. Yeah. You could try to run out. But, as soon as that happens, then,

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see? How many people?

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and try to land another charge on me to make it look bad for my other court date. S D G case D G D G D G D G D G D Mmnh-mmnh. On which case? The the Oh, okay. But, they do have DNA? -- Is either hair or like fingerprints going Yeah. Yeah, but, they dont have you know, let me think. How The only way they can have anything else, besides the other

much evidence do they have? I mean, you know, ***.

The one that theyre talking about, if they have any hair. If theyre looking at me for something.

fingerprints. Thats DNA. DNA is your blood, hair and its blood. Yeah, yeah, yeah. Yeah. So, and I could prove anywhere Ive been, thats and then, Okay. Then, youve got no problems. I mean, you got But the thing is, the charge. And they have to charge *** El Well My wife *** fifteen grand that we didnt even have. We had to

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Over ninety grand. Ninety fucking grand? For the first one. How come your attorneys not down here? <No audible response> Dude, fricking you got a phone call. ***. Hes watching the Laker game. <Laugh>

This guy-He knows the fucking phone number enough to dial <Clear-throat>

the motherfucker. And the guys not taking his call. And like damn ***. D S D G D D S Well, Ill tell you what. I mean, I know youre all mixed up. Yeah, I couldnt do that.

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understand, you dont want the second one, the second case. But, ***. G D G D S D S U S G S Shit, my first case was one point one million. One point one million? Uh-huh. Yeah, they always jack it up like that. Well, they did Shh Thats your ***. What thats your bail? Thats not that unusual, though.

Is that the attempted murder thing youre talking about? Man, they cant hear you here, dude.

getting fingerprinted and shit, and I was-- that that I I saw this D S G D Mmnh-mmnh.

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saying. My only thing is, is that the only thing about, you know, the the wiretap law, you cant do it, unless you got a a Federal judge who says Do it. And he signs an order for or whatever it is a warrant or something and allows you to do it. S D S D Thats why thats why its against the law to record Yeah. -- without them knowing it. somebody

Yeah, uh, but, anyway, I understand. But, you know, to be

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started taking pictures of my cut hands to make it look like ha, part of the case. And then, they whacked me over the head with a baton so I had a big bulge here. G S G D G To make it look like Did they did they use a stun gun on you? No. Oh. D Wow, dude.

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resisting resisting arrest. And I was in handcuffs trying to get up S D S G D D D G D D G G Damn. Mmnh. Shit, they just walked right up and handcuffed I guess, I was ***.

Oh, they just they fucking stopped me and told me to step They took all my clothes, all my shoes. What police department? Santa Monica. Wow. Oh, are you a West side guy? Yeah. Fuck. I grew up over there. Yeah. I live in Euclid and third um Arizona. Yeah. <Clear-throat> Im *** you know, where Sepulveda and, uh, *** where Venice
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is? Off the 405 freeway. <Cough/clear-throat> G D S D S D S the job site. <Cough> G D G D G D Yeah. I know where youre at. Venice Venice Boulevard off the off the off the, uh, San The traffic is terrible there. Huh? The traffic is just terrible over there. Yeah, its really gotten bad.

Diego Freeway. Yeah, I grew up over there. Ah.

We did we did a job over there in an apartment building,

and, shit, they had to block the street off for a month so we *** and shit at

This man I went to court to L.A. with him -- I used a zipper. And, uh, I turned the lock with my hand Holy fuck. What happened? There were too many people around. Oh, dude. All I know is this is serious shit. If you get out and *** Unless you unless you fucking *** unless you know where They could put everything on my ass. Theyre not getting ***. You what? I have so many ways of being gone. Oh, yeah. You should.
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***. I told you youre a smart guy, dude. If Im ready to what? <Cough>

For me, I dont need to. D G D G D G D G D G S G D S D S S D I *** but, I was you, and I had I had this fucking Would she? Oh, yeah. Even being a church lady? What? Even being a church lady? Shes loyal? Yeah.

Oh, yeah, shed take off for me any day.

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Mexico, though? You have to learn the Spanish.

Shit, Americans, man, they fucking move to Mexico. A lot of Yeah, you just shave Yeah Mmnh-mmnh. Yeah.

retired Americans live in Mexico.

-- You shave your beard and your hair bald.

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you know how to slam them down and grab their stun guns from them. And then, put them in cuffs over there. D D G D G D G D G D G D S D S D D D S Yeah. Well, we can ***. <Clear-throat> -- We could do it. But, are there other inmates in here? Where? Right there. So, theres not gonna be a a problem? Probably ***. Yeah.

Well, you know, I was thinking, if they start hollering and If they what?

hooting and, you know.

If they start yelling and screaming. They probably wouldnt.

and you and I jumped the other guy behind him Yeah. Yeah. But Thats some big shit, man. And, you know what? We were brought down the hallway. I like this motherfucker, man. Hes got some fucking balls. Yeah. Yeah. -- And put him Thats yeah, you do it. But, if anyone *** then, what do we But, you know what, though, dude? Ill tell you something And you kick him in the fucking nuts and grab that shit --

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familiar with here. But, I know that like uh, like at LAPD stations and Sheriffs stations and shit like that, they the fucking guy thats inside doesnt have the key to get out. Theres, uh, one of those fucking combo code things. G D G S D G S G D G D G D D G D No, theres a button. And theres a lady in the cage when you Yeah. go into booking.

for the door. Oh, is that right? <Cough> *** Man, I didnt know that. Oh, yeah, all of them I watch.

Dude, all Ive ever seen is that Hmnh. <Laughter>

I know it. You know, ten years from now, youre gonna laugh Oh, man. Fuck. Huh? I dont want to be away from my wife anymore. <Cough> Im telling you, man, you got just one ***. Is there a camera in the hallway? Yeah. Oh, shit. I dont think uh, not here. But, hey, I didnt check on the

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know what happens outside, dude. D G D G D I think you got to I dont know if you have to push a button You have to do it, dude. Huh? Its open.

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cops are here with fucking guns somewhere, dude. I dont know where they are. Thats my one problem. S Yeah. This they they park their cop cars right out here.

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But, uh Well, come on. Tell me you havent thought about it. Hey. Im gonna *** shit up every every time I come into the

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Thats me. Im Im just gonna wait it out.

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to put shit on him. D G window. D G D U D S D G D Sure.

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uh, -- uh, one-way mirror glass looking right at us. But, see, I dont know where this door opens up into. S D G D man? G D G D S G D G D That locked one? Yeah, fucking nice. That things massive. Yeah. <Laughter> Yeah. <Sigh> Well, thats the door we I came in was like just on the other Theres a low wall right there. <Cough> side of this wall right here. God, I wonder what the fuck ***.

Looking great. I mean, I *** too much like a fucking No air, man. Fuck.

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come and get you. And youll get a chance to look around. And thats the point, dude, dont you want to know what the fuck they have on you, first? G They dont have anything on me. Im not worried. Theyre just trying to tack shit on me. Probably cause I pulled up the thing on my on, uh, my computer and and then ***. D G D G D G D G D G D D G D Yeah. But, thats not enough to arrest you.

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could say Oh, hes the one that *** this up on his computer and

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If its not a DNA issue, you dont have a problem. If my hair is or, uh, fingerprints are there, they should be They shouldnt? They should. Oh, yeah. Anywhere. Yeah. Dude, Im not out to kill no one. Yeah. But, dude, you dont seem like that kind of guy. Theres no fucking way, man. Youre right. Fuck it. Who the fuck in their right mind normal, like me, would just
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no way? Uhn-uhn. S Well, Hmnh-Hmnh, Ill tell you. Like, uh, one of my road dogs says that, you know, killing somebody is a he says, Right, wrong, or indifferent, you take a little piece of your soul every time you do it. But, it gets easier, he says. You know, hes spent a lot of time in Vietnam and fucking killing people right and left. And it put him it put the fucking shit. He said, First, I dont know, two weeks into this area, he was just zap on his head, big-time. And everybody after about he said after

about a month, he says that Fuck. He said he stopped having friends, because motherfuckers would get killed. And you dont want any of your friends to die. So, you dont have any friends. Fuck. G dude. D S D S D G D <Chuckle> Yeah? I have never had a thought in my mind of killing anyone, Yeah. Me neither. No, I shouldnt say that. Sure I have.

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get out of here, cause it fucking thats gonna look bad when youre caught, you know. I just its a pain in the ass to go through all this shit. But, its just the shit sandwich you gotta eat G D Yeah. Okay. Hey, man, -- Mmnh?-- you got you know, your Mr. <Clear-throat>

crazy side man. G D G D G D G D G D S D Who? Me? Yeah.

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It can be worth it, cause I aint much of a gambler. But, Id have to weigh it. They are just trying to hang me for anything and everything. And they cant convict you of it, man, unless they got something real substantial. I dont know. *** Eyewitness, a fingerprint, uh, blood. What would that be?

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picked me up earlier already, since theyre unless they were scared or something.

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Monte, tsk. But, they could have a hair or whatever they want. My hair should be there, cause Ive known a lot of people. D G Yeah. We always slough off hair. This is my question with the detectives, if I was there, wheres

the evidence- for evidence? D G D evidence? G D Right? G D S D S D <No audible response> Yeah. Mmnh-mmnh. Where is the knife? Where is the eyewitness?

Yeah, they aint got shit if they dont have any of those. And

they cant how are they gonna convict you if theres no if theres no

If everything looks alike, just like another one, they cant

Mmnh-mmnh.

You said, they dont have blood on none of your clothes. Where the fuck is my PO? Hes watching the Laker game, dude. Fuck, I guess so. Man, Im gonna go back to County and *** out in my small

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Mmnh. ***Pray to God ***Gods hand, he will hear the prayer and You know what? Uh, I grew up going to church. And, uh, I

hell show you the way. still believe. And, uh, it sounds like youve got a very, uh, smart lady <Cough/clear-throat> S D S D S God damn, now its seven oclock, huh?

Yeah. You know, maybe a little later. I dont know. See, Yeah. -- Long days. I dont know. ***.

nowadays, you know, its June, so, ***

looks like its seven oclock in the morning all day long here. D S D S D S D D S D G D June gloom. Yeah.

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*** fucking Donald Sutherland Hey, I cleaned Sutherlands boats. <Cough> -- Years ago. He lives right out fucking in Santa Monica in Santa

and Harrison Ford.

Monica right off PCH, right off the beach.

and he was standing there with that fucking silly-ass grin on his face, looking right at me. He goes How you doing? This is a long time ago. Nice guy. G D G D G D G *** not eating. Its so fucking hot. Im gonna collapse. Im so fucking tired. Well, that meal must have done all right for you. It was good. Im freaked out by what *** the homicide detectives for. Dude, you got nothing to worry about. Right? Theyre not gonna do***. They have a--They cant if they Yeah, youre right. Its just another fucking jerk *** and shit, <Sigh> If I hadnt been in a cage like this. Sure. Yeah, but, you you do it? I mean, do you you To fight the case? Yeah. Sure.
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But, not a single-man cell? How could you in a single-man cell? Oh, dude. Its just fucking crazy. Its just you and ***. How far*** because of the charge and shit? Mmnh-mmnh. Yeah, but, why the fuck, dude? Youre in here now with two

other guys. You know, whats the use of that? They put you in solitary out S D G D G The Ritz Carlton. Yeah, the Ritz Carlton. And then, before that -Yeah?

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Huh. Man, just cause of your (No audible response.) Fuck, man. Thats some big shit. Cause, normally, they Well, they must he must be all right, cause, you dont have Yeah.

charges, huh?

they only do that for the red anymore and youre here in the El Monte Jail.

That doesnt make sense. I dont understand. Whos running You know, they, also, can get together and do shit. Well, I dont know. Well, all of a sudden, I got a warrant out. Yeah, whats up with that? As if they dont have enough

this fucking place?

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where all the shit came from, if they just pulled it up? Or, you know, uh G detectives. D G D Yeah. You said you were in the same place, right? Yeah. What the fuck? Well, you dont think they know where For the last year. Listen, they would have found me earlier, just like, the other

Mexico, man. <Cough> D S D S D S Thats a cold-ass place there. All I know is I like their pizza. Yeah, my dad Chicago? Ha, ha, ha. The Windy City.

My old man is an iron worker in Kansas City. And he had to

go to Chicago one time. And we shit, way back in the Fifties and stuff. shit, he said hed never go back to Chicago. He said that place is just like the North Pole. D D Hmnh, thats why *** you moved out here, right? <Cough/clear-throat> Cause it aint hot it aint cold here. Mmnh, mmnh. If they charge me for any of this shit, -Yeah?

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-- here, dude, am I gonna have to Uhm, no, I dont think so. No. Well, -Well, you you might though in Santa Monica. <Cough> *** see, if its two different cases.

be fighting both cases, at the same time?

did, uh how long ago was the this case, did they tell you? The Homicide detectives? Yeah, or anybody.

I dont know. All I know is something happened probably Theyll probably do it different. Itll probably be a separate They dont stack them up? Well, they may do that. Look, if you do like if you do a

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then, the next ones fifteen to life. And then, like the next thing you know youre looking at one hundred-twenty-five years to life. If you do it together, then, you get all of them together D S You get a good deal. -- *** uhm, whats that term? Concurrently. If you do them

all of them. But, thats if theyre all the same, you know, one right after <Clear-throat> <Sigh> <Cough> S D S D S man. D again. did they print you on the uh, with the ink? No, no, that that -The glass thing?

Did they print you on that fucking, uh that glass thing? Or

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In County. Thats why. ***. ***You need a wristband. So, I mean I think what they do is Yeah. But, *** <Clear-throat>

they put a wristband and fingerprints together. Cause when you have an arrest, uhm,

fingerprints and a booking number. And it all comes up in court. me? Or they fingerprint me first?

Does the detective question me and then, they fingerprint No, they question you first and then they print them at the

showed up. So, I went in there and talked to them. And then, when they G S G S *** charges ***. Whats that?

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do find anything, or somebody sees you, well, thats where you live. Youre supposed to be there. S You know, if you got if you if youre clean, then, you aint got to worry about that. If you got a little explaining to do, you need to get your shit together and think about what youre gonna say, because G D S Oh, Im not telling them nothing. He aint telling them shit, dude. whatever you tell them theyre gonna go check.

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a little mini trial or whatever, theyre gonna go fucking check so. S D Of course, the good thing about that is they have to tell you Yeah. Man, Im Im keeping my fingers crossed for em.

tomorrow or whatever. Man, my case, ha, ha, ha, ha. I know what I, they know I know what they got. D S If that. S Youll be talking to some regular detective. Yeah. You know what? They may not even but, you dont

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S D morning. S D S D S

Yeah. Convince the District Attorney, and all I have to do is worry

about my PO, if I even talk to my PO in here tonight, maybe in the Dude you pissed him off? *** Does he make you pee? Or he doesnt make you pee?

Nah, I guess nothing. *** really. You know. But yeah, he My PO wanted me to pee. And I started laughing. I said Do <Laugh>

does watch my ass, you know, on a short leash, you know. I look like a fucking meth freak? D Yeah. Yeah. <Yawn> <Cough> D

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D S G D S D G D S D S D S D S D S D big dude. S G S G S its its

Hes got hands and hands. Hes much broader, yeah. So Does he wear black? Yeah. Yeah. How big? Uh, what do you weigh? Me? Yeah. About three. Hes probably Uh, pretty damn close. Yeah, hes probably about 285. Yeah, and like blondish hair.

Yeah, hes a big mother fucker, man. Thats all I know. But, he wasnt there earlier when I got kicked in here. Yeah. Yeah, he wasnt he wasnt there when I got out. Yeah, those two girls were here. But, this mother fucker is a Yeah.

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<Cough> D G D G D G D S G S D D S D if it takes the steam out of you ***. Yeah. Well ***

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fucking -- tell them you need a spa fucking cell.

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a motherfucker when I got in here. I started doing that, and it does *** God Damn it, it fucking burns. D G S G D G D S D Whats that do? Just, uh just flushes you out? Yeah, it knocks all the sinus stuff out. <Yawn> It works.

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You think so? <No audible response> <Clear-throat>

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old, maybe older.

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-- But, she thought I was an asshole. But, Im really, uh

Oh, maybe shed fucking go out with me.

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You could? *** You *** fucking ***. *** You? Youre fucking Clark Kent? I look like a nice, fuck***-*** Well? *** I believe it. Oh. I thought I was being robbed. Yeah. And I told them ***. ***

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make sense. G D G house. S G S G D G S D G D D S G Oh, did they? Mmnh. Yeah, that could be. Why would I Why would I use a knife? Yeah. Wouldnt need a knife. I dont even have guns. *** . They took all my knives from my <Chuckle>

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<Chuckle> Yeah, they came for my DNA two years ago. They did? Fucking Federal. Fuck. What? Huh. They thought I was this one gay man. Yeah? *** all-American boy, wanna jump on it. ***.

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have fun. I used I used this guys power against you. No, Im just saying, Ive learned --

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(Laughing heard). G D G S G S G S G -- ***. Yeah, but, theres this punch. Its called a *** quarter Mmnh-mmnh. And I fucking did it lightly. And he went flying like three feet Mmnh. When did you *** to him? What? When when did you see this dude? He was in the open cell, over at ***. Hmnh. express punch. From this *** from Bruce Lee.

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G S G S G D G S D G S Anybody. G S G S

***. Like you, I am an asshole. Yeah, you feel like just ***. I know you dont believe it. But, -- No, I mean, I ***. Im like ***. If you tried fighting me right now, Id get my ass kicked on I dont ***. ***. *** fuck Im not dangerous. ***. Yeah, yeah, yeah.

Anybody can be dangerous, though, you know what I mean? Uh-huh.

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If if youre in State, and they

see you can do take care of yourself, theyll fucking, uh, bring you into the fold, you know. S G D Yeah. Theyll what? Theyll bring you into the theyll fucking pull you in, dude.

You got to -- *** the State. You got El Eme. You got DGF, *** Family. Okay. Your ABs are gonna G U G S G S G S Skinheads?

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You know, *** black versus black everything. So, you got three main power bases in the State. And everybodys under one of em, because, if youre out there by yourself, that means youre, you know, some fucking pervert or youre a snitch or a ***. You know, youre a fucking keep-away *** and shit. part of it, like it or not. So <Cough> S So, thats whats fucked about State. You youre gonna be

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Yeah, I believe it. Even if youre ten feet, Im gonna Yeah. Yeah. I believe that. But, what Im saying is that, you

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fingers like this.

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Nobody can do that. Ive never seen that, dude. ***. Ive been to martial arts camps and theyll be like Fuck. Mmnh. So, like, dude, let me ask you something. How did I went down ***.

they get you? Uh, Huh? How did they catch you get you on the case *** the first one. Well, yeah, Santa Monica.

All 30 of them uh, I *** probably like SUVs and and mini-

vans. And they just blocked me in all thirty of em. They werent taking D away. S D G D D D G So, theres no chance. So, youre not a super hero and get First ten, youd be all right. But, after that, you start getting Yeah.

They had their guns all like all thirty of em had their guns Yeah. What are you gonna do? You think I was gonna get shot in the head? No. Theyre shooting people like crazy. Yeah. Fuck them. In this other cell, man, theyre fucking, uh, in the <Unintelligible background noises>
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-- Okay. This White guy theres a White guy and this tall 50-year old Mmnh-mmnh. -- For a drug charge or something. A Black guy, my height,

man in there

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What a dumb fuck. Thats what I hate really hate about jail They dont give a fuck about I ***. And theres just a million of them. I just stick to white folks, thats it. I dont trust anybody else. Man, I dont want to fight with nobody. Yeah, <Clear-throat> its better not to. <Cough> Better to make it a ***, anyway, right? I got a few of my *** buddies that, you know, I would bury

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but, I just dont have the trust. That I dont know D S D S D S D coming. S D S D S D S the planet is watching the game. Mmnh-mmnh. -- I got to know somebody real well or Mmnh-mmnh. Yeah. Yeah. <Cough/clear-throat> Oh, fuck. -- To share the information or some shit like that.

Where the fuck is my PO? I dont think hes

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prints dont come out as well. S D S D G D G D G D J J J D J G Yeah, thats what happened. ***. Thats probably why they had to do it again.

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try to get it right.

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<Duncan exits cell> <Transcript Time 06:22> ***. I didnt think hed show up. <Cough> Whats that? Hes out of here, Im sure. That guys out of here.

You think so? I dont know, man. Hes got a fucking tail. I When are you out of here?

dont know if theyre gonna cut him loose.

Shit, I have no idea. Theyre gonna come back tomorrow and

hes supposed to be here tomorrow. He already knows Im fucking I theyre gonna do. Hmnh- Hmnh. I dont know what theyre gonna come at me with -- tomorrow. <LAPSE TIME: no intelligible conversation; Transcript Time 06:24-06:25>

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Uhm <Cough> Well, it could be a couple of things. It could be theyre out

talking to people. Uh, it could be that, uh, theyre writing reports and getting warrants shit like that. Or they can be fucking watching the G S G S Warrants for what? game.

bring your dumb ass over here. Stupid shit like that, you know. They did that already, obviously.

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maybe theyre gonna do the same thing to you tomorrow. *** I was just And the fact that youre wearing County blues and sitting here, Im just <Cough> G S G S Well ***.

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in here. <LAPSE TIME: no intelligible conversation; Transcript Time 06:29-06:38> <Unintelligible background noises/voices> <Cough/clear-throat> S though. 06:39-06:42> <Clear-throat/cough> <Cough> S Its a little warm. Uh, I think this door being open is helping, <LAPSE TIME: no intelligible conversation; Transcript Time G Man, Im drenched in sweat.

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should fucking take your shit just to fucking make a thing. I guess its as bad as sleeping on that shit. <Chuckle> <Cough/clear-throat> S G S G S G S G S G S What martial arts are you into? Its called what? Wing Chun. Hmnh. What is it? Korean? <No audible response> Chinese? Its called Wing Chun.

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07:20-08:20> J G J J Michael? Michael? Sir. Come here. <Cough> turn around. Turn around? <Unintelligible background noises/voices> J U J G Yeah, you can do that. Is that your *** over there? Yes, sir. Well leave that there. You dont need that. Go ahead and

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(Unintelligible background noises/voices heard.) ***. No problem. Uh, Ill close ***. <Cough> 08:24-09:03> You fucking idiot *** <LAPSE TIME: no intelligible conversation; Transcript Time

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Uh, again, its June 17, 2008, at 2310 hours. Were done

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<Close cell-door> Oh. ***. All right. Fellas. Theyll be coming in about 5:00. Okay. <Close-cell door> *** let it just roll, dude. Yeah, ***. *** you know ***. Huh? Yeah. Yeah. *** fucking shirt off. Dude, see what happens. See whats hes got to say, you know. <Cough> Huh? <Unintelligible background noises/voices>

See what happens. See what happens. Okay. <Unintelligible background noises> What are you gonna say why you were gone so long? My PO. Ill Ill ask you if you filled out a lot of paper work or did a lot Nah. Nah, I was just jabbing with him, you know. *** trying to You were gone a long time, dude. Just Ill just say Did you <Blow-nose> <Cough/clear-throat>
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Thank you, thank you for being nice, sir *** . <Cough> What? Oh, no worries. Okay? Thank you, sir. Youre welcome. Oh, fuck. <Close-cell door>

Thank you for not crushing my wrist, sir.

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-- To say its mine. Yeah,

cause of the blood in it. So, theyre saying so, theyre gonna bring evidence to court. And they said there was another guy who witnessed me going by backing up a a *** -- you know, checking the handle and looking in the windows to see if the person was home. Then then, ***, about. S supposedly, the day the case happened or whatever theyre talking Was that a, uh was that the thing that was that you

thought it was? The, uhm the the new case the same one that they were talking about? G S G on me. S G S G This new one? Yeah. Yeah.

they just giving you shit and talking shit? Listen, man, they have shoe covers and that same shoe Mmnh. comes *** brand and *** and let him use it.

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say Hey. And you would use shoe covers in your house, Id give them to you. So if something happens to you and then, my my finger *** on it. S G ***. ***. And then, they took theyre taking me to *** murder

to they said Ill be hearing from them and Im gonna be arraigned. <Cough> S D S D S G S G What fucking time is it? Fuck, I dont know. Its gotta be -

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chick who cause you said *** some chick? my unit looked over hers and that she was beautiful, this and that. I kind of think I know who theyre talking about, cause I thought associated with the person who lived there. So, I mean, I have nothing to ***.

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Sure, a shoe cover and a hat And you said that wasnt your hat? Or that was? It wasnt? I I had a baseball hat. Yeah. <Clear-throat> <Unintelligible background noises> But, its not my hat.

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arraign me. Ill Ill explain it in court or to the jury. I dont care. Uhm, and then, they went to my, uh my daughters mom. And, of course, shes gonna rape me and shell lie and say whatever. S G D G D G me. S G D G S G S S G G S G S Nice. <Cough/clear-throat> We dont get along, so. Mmnh-mmnh. <Sigh> Mmnh. Did they say they went to her? Like you were saying, huh? Mmnh-mmnh. Yeah.

Did they say did she say that you that you were violent? They said that she had some interesting things to say about

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inside her place. S G G I thought you didnt know her. Yeah. <Clear-throat>

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her or whatever. But, Ive been in her place a few times. Spoke to her carry laun her laundry and groceries and you know, Ive been in her house. And, you know, I could explain it. They could say anything they me. Mmnh. S G S G S S G <Clear-throat> Oh, yeah. Not me. No? want. They said she was attractive, big-busted. To me no attraction to Mmnh, I like big-busted ***. You do? You do?

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show it to me?

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thats not the hat I wear. I never wear that hat.

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Yeah. -- On it. But, fucking if it had something from her You gave it to her, right? Shit, fucking I dont know what theyre getting at, though. They said blood blood from her. But, it was left there. What? You can you can explain that away. Easily, man. Was there anything else on there, besides your DNA? Well, fuck. *** that case ***.

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<Clear throat/cough> They took a skin cell and they said they took off something A a what? Like I touched the steering wheel, and then, I touched the Oh. Man, thats weird. Mmnh-mmnh. Okay. But, look, ugh. that resembled something of a steering wheel and shit.

They got nothing, man. Im not even worried.

were talking about you and me talking about it? Youre a smart guy? You can think of it. You got I can see you got *** get a Ugh.

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So, I gave it to her. Big deal. Okay. So, youre right. Youre youre there there are

problems that you can explain away. And and this is whats gonna come at you from your attorney. Okay. G D G D G G that ***. D G D G D I never even wore that hat. Theres no way they can say its -- Well, listen. The bootie <Clear-throat> they have found the hat? It was brand new. I dont know. Thats not my hat.

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bootie, your DNA on it, and her blood on it, youre gonna need a story. G DNA ***. D I understand that. But, what that means is you touched it. Okay. If you gave it to her, then, whoever the killer is, has to break in <Cough> G D G S G S D everyone else put em. What? Booties? Well, my DNA thats like me touching nothing and giving a

has to has to go inside, find those booties, put em on, end up killing her

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shoe covers never matched, because they get them from different supply S G S G D G D G D So, the booties that were in your truck arent the same Uh-uh, Uh-uh. Oh. They think Im an idiot. <Clear-throat>

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And Ive had those booties all <Cough>

over the place, man. Ive dropped them all over the fucking place. G Coming home from work, I leave them outside the front door.

I dont know, you know, what can I say? How am I supposed to explain place, and someone else grabs them? You know what Im saying?

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You you lived upstairs you said, right? G D G D D S D G D G D G D them. G D G D Across the way upstairs. So, ***. Were the booties in a box? Mmnh-mmnh. So, you have to okay. So, youd have to youre -- Youre <Cough>

So, your DNA would have to somehow get in the box which No, no, no. They laid right on the floor not in a box. They Oh. Yeah.

isnt that difficult, obviously.

come in a box. But, they lay on the floor there. I would take them off

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They dont want to leave shoe If, uh because Ill tell you what And you know that other thing? That they found the things all over fucking steering A shoe? Whats that?

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Thats from a shoe that someone used. They said there was

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reason they found them in my trunk is because I ***. S G there, -<Cough> D G D Well, look Mmnh. In my new uh, in my truck with me. My booties are all over

the place, man. I leave them all over the place. But, when I go over

-- Am I supposed to fear that someone takes them?

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and then, put them on. They wouldnt go digging in a trash can, cause they wouldnt know they were there. G S G ***. D G D G D Heating and air I mean, heating and plumbing? ***, yeah. Okay. So, you use that. Even my partner everyone. No. But, if they saw them on your doorstep They would take them, put them on, before they went in and Right. You now, you use those things at work, right?

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with them D G D G D D D G D Sure, thats not--- Im not responsible. Youre not responsi . Yep. Youre right. Am I responsible? <Cough> You knew this girl and you didnt say <Cough> No. But, see, the thing is you knew this girl.

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asked me to come in, or whatever. You you see what Im saying? You know, Im just saying that, you know, if if her blood is

on her on the bootie, you might have left them in there. And when she did they find the bootie? Did they tell you? G D S you know. G S G D S G G I dont know. Ah

Id Id still go with the leaving them on my front porch deal, Man, anybody could grab them. Right. Even at my place in Santa Monica. Mmnh-mmnh. Yeah. They could grab em and use them. Thats how ***. <Cough> What if the boyfriend came to spending time with her and
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then Yeah? Spending time with her. And then, they had a scuffle. Looks around *** guy? Who knows, man? I wasnt there. I you know, Im saying Well,

that, I can for sure guarantee you.

Id get on her ass. Her boyfriend if her boyfriend showed

up, and they got in a fight, shit, who knows? What were you gonna say I was I was not there. But, I could explain why--- my DNA is there, regardless.

My *** -- Ive been to the house and helped carry the bags or See, again and, yeah, like you were saying, again, your And this this is a person that I knew about. Even the Yeah, I This was a nice person and Im a people person so, ***. <Cough/clear-throat> Well, it sounds like you got that one figured out. Hopefully,

put on the sheets or carry the laundry. DNA is in a lot of different places. person *** that would talk to me.

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Were they assholes? They said they found it ***. Ah Okay. Were they assholes? Nah, they were cool. They tried to *** answers this and that. <Clear-throat>

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had an attorney present.

I didnt get upset or anything, man. They were like Were you Yeah.

*** you cause no problems. Dude, what am I cause problems for? Ive got nothing to hide

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in the house, leave them outside D G D G Mmnh-mmnh. -- In the house, leave them outside, and someone else takes Youre not. Youre not, dude.

them? Im fucking responsible? Im being honest. I I leave them in my house now. And I

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<Clear-throat> Im not into big-chested women. I I dont even remember what the person I never did pay attention to her. I just talk to everyone, Yeah. Its a shame, though, man, that she got murdered. I told you they would try to take the similarities. Yeah, I told you, man. ***.

Did you know that did you know that this one over here, uh, No, man. Thank, God.

in the Santa Monica one, did you know her?

Yeah. I think you and I have talked enough about that. I Yeah.

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No, all you all that is, dude, is They said they would have the media there. What? Yeah. Uh, well Like the press? Yeah. The media?

arraigning. Arraigning is thats just your first appearance. And just

Its just gonna be a I mean, youre gonna go out there and Theyre gonna have what?

say, Not guilty. Theyre gonna have some dumptruck stand in for you. Uh, some dump-truck, uh, attorney thatll be, uh because Oh. So, I cant have my attorney? Well, you can. But, I mean, theyre it doesnt matter who

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homicide that I had nothing to do with. It was the the brother and some people, you know. But, they were following me, cause they put the heat on me. And, ever since then, theyve been following me to the end of the earth. D G D Why? They got any more evidence on you? Why would they hound you if they dont have, uh you know <Clear-throat> D D G D S Like youre just gonna give it up, <Cough> -- Get tired and ***. Yeah, No.

youre not playing with something shitty here. These this is these are fucking serious-ass charges. G S <Clear-throat> Theyre allegations, man. Right. <Unintellgiible background noises/voices> <Coughing> Did he say whether youre gonna do your whole, uh your <Clear-throat> D Hes gonna give me a fucking hes gonna recommend a <Cough/clear-throat>
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