Courts & Crime

Garridos plead guilty in Dugard kidnapping case

Phillip and Nancy Garrido pleaded guilty this morning in the Jaycee Lee Dugard case in El Dorado County Superior Court.

Phillip Garrido will spend the rest of his life in prison.

He agreed to a sentence of 431 years to life in prison.

He pleaded guilty to multiple counts, including kidnap, forcible rape and forcible lewd acts on a child.

Nancy Garrido pleaded guilty to kidnap, aiding and abetting, and forcible rape.

Nancy Garrido's lawyer had been fighting for a plea deal that would allow her release after about 30 years in prison. She accepted a plea deal that will give her 36 years to life.

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