Bail for Garrido Set at $30M

Nancy Garrido ordered to be held without bail
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 14, 2009 1:49 PM CDT
Bail for Garrido Set at $30M
Phillip Garrido talks with attorney Susan Gellman as he is taken from the courtroom following a bail hearing at the El Dorado County Superior Court in Placerville, Calif., Monday, Sept. 14, 2009.   (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

A judge set bail at $30 million for Phillip Garrido today and ordered Nancy Garrido held without bail after deciding that the couple were likely to flee, the Sacramento Bee reports. Garrido couldn’t leave jail even if he could make bail, as he’s under a hold placed by Nevada police for violating parole by abducting Jaycee Lee Dugard. Garrido appeared in court with a bandaged nose, but officials had no comment on what happened to him.
(More Phillip Garrido stories.)

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