The Trench Reynolds Report

All Crime Is Personal

Parolee in Donna Jou’s death arrested in Hollywood: Convicted Coed Killer, John Steven Burgess, Facing New Charges: For those of you who may not know John Steven Burgess is considered by most to be the original Craigslist killer. In 2007 he met 19-year-old Donna Jou through her craigslist ad for tutoring. One night she rode …

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New Tip May Lead To SDSU Student’s Body: Donna Jou’s father, Reza Jou, announced this week that a tip has been received that may lead to the discovery of his daughter’s body. If you’re a long time reader of this site you’ll know that Donna disappeared after being last seen with registered sex offender John …

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Today is the 4th anniversary of the day that 19-year-old Donna Jou disappeared. You may remember that she disappeared after going out with a man that she met on craigslist that responded to her ad offering her tutor services. That man was registered sex offender John Steven Burgess. He claims that he dumped her body …

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SAN DIEGO’S “CRAIGSLIST KILLER” OF SDSU STUDENT STIRS OUTRAGE OVER EARLY RELEASE REQUEST: John Steven Burgess, the so-called killer of Donna Jou, has not been released from prison, sort of. Burgess was scheduled to be released from prison by the state of California after serving two years of a five year sentence for the alleged …

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Killer could get out of prison after 2 years: I’ve posted about Donna Jou many times before. She was the 19-year-old student at San Diego State who disappeared after placing an ad on craigslist. In my estimation she was the very first victim of a ‘craigslist killer’. Ms. Jou placed an ad on craigslist offering …

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Man gets 5 years in missing Calif. student case: Yesterday John Steven Burgess was sentenced to 5 years in the death of Donna Jou. Burgess, a registered sex offender, met Jou over craigslist. She allegedly overdosed from the drugs that Burgess gave her and he dumped his body in the ocean. Burgess had pleaded guilty …

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“But for Craigslist, Donna Might Be Alive Today”: Hell has officially frozen over. I actually agree with something that shrill feminist attorney Gloria Allred said. Ms. Allred is representing the family of Donna Jou who died after overdosing while in the company of registered sex offender John Steven Burgess. “But for Craigslist, Donna might be …

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Sex offender pleads guilty in death of Orange County woman: Registered sex offender John Steven Burgess pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter charges in the death of Donna Jou. Burgess was the last person seen with Jou alive. The pair met through a personal ad on craigslist. Burgess claims that he gave Jou coke and heroin …

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Sex Offender Charged in Death of Donna Jou: Sex offender accused of drugging, dumping woman: In case you’re not familiar with the story of Donna Jou she was a 19-year-old honor student at San Diego State who was last seen on June 23, 2007 riding off on the back of the motorcycle of one John …

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Suspect in disappearance arrested: Convicted sex offender and the last man seen with Donna Jou alive, John Steven Burgess, has been arrested yet again. For those of you who don’t know Donna Jou met Burgess on craigslist and went on a date with him and that was the last time she was seen. He was …

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