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Posted by: thepinetree on 08/21/2019 12:19 PM Updated by: thepinetree on 08/21/2019 12:19 PM
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Evidence Shows that Dionecia Valencia was Stabbed & Hacked to Death Before Arson Fire Last Week

Columbia, CA...The victim of last week’s arson and homicide investigation has been positively identified as 39 year old, Dionecia Valencia. The next of kin has been contacted and notified of the circumstances surrounding the investigation. On the morning of August 13th, the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office received multiple calls reporting a residential fire in the area of Adelleana Lane in Columbia. Several deputies were dispatched to the location. As deputies responded to the area, they observed two male juveniles walking along the roadway. Due to the nature of the call, deputies continued to the scene in an effort to rescue anyone who may have been in harm’s way.




Near the scene, deputies contacted an adult female walking away from the fire who reported she had been sleeping in the residence when she awoke to flames. The female also stated that her friend may have still been inside, but she was unable to locate her as she escaped the fire herself.

When the deputies arrived, they found a residence fully engulfed in flames and inaccessible. Multiple local Fire Department’s arrived at the scene and began extinguishing the flames. As the housefire was being contained, deputies and fire personnel learned of a second fire in vegetation, away from the house. During the fire suppression efforts, a body was discovered within the vegetation fire.

Due to the nature of the scene, detectives from the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office and a pathologist from the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Coroner Division were called to investigate.

While at the scene, it was presumptively determined that the body was that of a female who had died prior to the fire’s ignition. Blood, weapons and other evidence were discovered in the area and collected for further processing.

Through a joint effort between Sheriff’s detectives and the original responding deputies, the two juveniles seen walking in the area at the time of the fire were positively identified as two sixteen-year-old males. The juveniles were located, questioned and ultimately arrested based on several obtained statements and evidence. Evidence placed the juveniles at the scene and the suspects were known to the victim.

An autopsy of Dionecia’s body was conducted at the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Coroner Office, where it was discovered that the she died of “multiple sharp force and chop force injuries.”

Through investigative efforts including physical evidence, statements and the autopsy; it is believed that an ambush style attack took place the night before the fire, involving the two suspects and multiple bladed weapons. The victim ultimately succumbed to multiple stabbing and chopping injuries to her head and upper body.

The juveniles are currently being held on charges of Murder, Attempted Murder and Arson. This investigation is ongoing as interviews continue and physical evidence, including DNA, is being analyzed.


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No Subject
Posted on: 2019-08-21 12:23:50   By: Anonymous
 
Unbelievable and sad. The juveniles in custody deserve the death penalty

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    Posted on: 2019-08-22 05:38:19   By: Anonymous
     
    They hacked her computer then stabbed her!!!!? That's wierd.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2019-08-21 12:26:29   By: Anonymous
 
That's two sick Juveniles, but of course with the California Justice System, the most time that they will do is nine years at best, back out in time to hurt more people...

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    Posted on: 2019-08-22 16:13:54   By: Anonymous
     
    That’s not correct. If tried as adults and convicted they could spend an indeterminate time incarcerated. 25 to life, 15 to life, etc. If convicted as a minor the could also be kept longer than until age 25 depending on a parole boards decision.

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      Posted on: 2019-08-22 19:13:06   By: Anonymous
       
      Juveniles can no longer be tried as adults in California, your incorrect....

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No Subject
Posted on: 2019-08-21 12:30:12   By: Anonymous
 
The kids were probably smoking marijuana schedule 1 narcotic.

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    Re: /\/\ schedule 1 narcotic
    Posted on: 2019-08-21 12:37:54   By: Anonymous
     
    Yep-probably were. Also the way the juvenile system runs is that their mission is to rehabilitate and these kids know this and know they're probably just going to do a "minute" of time compared to if they were adults. Some of these gang kids also get a "hash mark" for killing someone-even without purpose and they gain status and power in the gang hierarchy that way. It's usually the young ones who are appointed by the older shot callers to do all the dirty work. The older shot callers already did their time in the "trenches" and earned their status-true story!

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      Re: /\/\ schedule 1 narcotic
      Posted on: 2019-08-21 23:56:56   By: Anonymous
       
      Bull*bleep*. Stop blaming all bad things on weed. You're dumb and boring.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2019-08-21 12:31:03   By: Anonymous
 
How could we have juveniles raised in our area capable of this? One psycho I can understand as evil can take many forms but two together? I mean "Hey Bob, let's go stab and hack this woman to death and set her on fire?" how did we get here???

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    Parents Too !!
    Posted on: 2019-08-21 12:41:21   By: Anonymous
     
    The parents of the juveniles should be held accountable also , if your kids are that whacked out as a parent you should see some sort of strange behavior or you are the same way or you just don't give a s**t .

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      Re: Parents Too !!
      Posted on: 2019-08-21 12:54:29   By: Anonymous
       
      Damn marijuana.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2019-08-21 14:07:44   By: Anonymous
     
    I’ll bet their names weren’t Bob, unless Roberto counts

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No Subject
Posted on: 2019-08-21 12:58:17   By: Anonymous
 
My heart breaks not only for the victim but our whole area. Evil truly is amongst us

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2019-08-21 13:06:54   By: Anonymous
     
    Young democrats in training.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2019-08-21 14:38:48   By: Anonymous
       
      Oh, please. This kind of evil is not about politics. Saddens me greatly that we once thought this kind of crime was reserved for large cities.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2019-08-21 21:15:57   By: Anonymous
         
        The city is moving here.

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2019-08-21 23:59:49   By: Anonymous
           
          There is a long history of terrible crimes committed in the foothills.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2019-08-21 13:08:52   By: Anonymous
     
    No the real evil is the 3 year old cheeto sitting in the oval office in Washington D.C.

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      Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
      Posted on: 2019-08-21 13:22:08   By: Anonymous
       
      HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!! LYING, CHEATING, CROOKED HILLARY!!!HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!


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        Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
        Posted on: 2019-08-21 19:22:27   By: Anonymous
         
        Please, don’t give the HaHaHa clown any attention. His ADHD has been given time to realize, Hillary actually lost being president.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2019-08-21 13:37:30   By: Anonymous
       
      Ok, I get you don't like Trump. But, stabbing a woman to death and setting her on fire is a tad worse than an offensive tweet. This lady wasn't "hate speeched" or "fake newsed" to death she was actually murdered and burned. We need to be able to see real evil vs differences of opinion

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        Posted on: 2019-08-21 15:03:43   By: Anonymous
         
        Let’s legalize pot for kids and this kind of activity will stop—-yeah right. Pot, then meth and then a life of crime or just not doing much else.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2019-08-22 00:03:09   By: Anonymous
         
        Dehumanizing rhetoric has consequences. Hate crimes are way up thanks to the racist rapist in Chief.

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2019-08-22 01:06:05   By: Anonymous
           
          No they are not!! More crimes are just now being classified as "hate crimes" Crime hasn't changed only the classification category

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No Subject
Posted on: 2019-08-21 16:28:19   By: Anonymous
 
16 year old kids ? Were they residents here, and if not, where did they come from ? I have my guesses about this story, and it probably won't be publicised. What was the motive, the cops should know


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    Re:
    Posted on: 2019-08-21 17:12:41   By: Anonymous
     
    No names of the non-elected

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No Subject
Posted on: 2019-08-21 17:16:50   By: Anonymous
 
These hills are full of Evil people for some reason they seam to migrate to the hills??

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2019-08-21 18:00:11   By: Anonymous
     
    Meth!

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      Gavin Values
      Posted on: 2019-08-21 18:31:55   By: Anonymous
       
      Never Fear Gavin Is Here , little slap on the wrist and he will let them free

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        Re: Gavin Values
        Posted on: 2019-08-21 19:17:26   By: Anonymous
         
        I didn't think we had those type of people in the foothills. That's a little extreme to do that type of crime since most of these guys around here are good ole boys and sh*t kickers.

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          Re: Gavin Values
          Posted on: 2019-08-22 05:40:04   By: Anonymous
           
          STFU SRS

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            Re: Gavin Values/\/\ stfu srs
            Posted on: 2019-08-25 18:11:42   By: Anonymous
             
            Wrong again! I've not made any comments on here!

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