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DeSoto victims' families request no memorials

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by Mindy Aguon

Guam - Tomorrow marks one year after Chad DeSoto got into a car and sped through Tumon, killing and injuring several tourists in his path.  His rampage however didn't end there as he jumped out of his car near the ABC Store underneath the Outrigger Hotel and began randomly stabbing people. In all eleven people were hurt and three people died.

According to Guam Visitors Bureau spokesperson Josh Tyquiengco at the request of victims' families there will be no special events or memorials tomorrow. As for DeSoto he has pleaded not guilty by reason of mental illness disease or defect.

His trial is scheduled to get underway in April.

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