Leila Fowler 911 Call
Valley Springs, CA -- The Calaveras County Sheriff's Office has released the 911 call from Crystal Walters. Walters is Leila's Father's Fiancee, the call was made the day Leila was stabbed to death in her Rancho-Calaveras home on April 27th.
The 911 call can be heard on myMotherLode in the Multimedia Audio section here.
Walters refers to Leila's age as nine, this was later corrected, she was eight years old at the time. In talking with Walters the dispatcher refers to the incident as a break-in. Dispatch can also be heard calling the home and ends with Walters telling someone to answer the phone when they call.
Leila's 12 year-old brother was arrested Saturday for her murder. Barney Fowler, the father of Leila, told the Associated Press that the family is standing behind his 12-year-old son until they have "proper evidence" to show who is responsible for Leila's death. He also stated he was thankful for everything the community has done for his daughter.
Written by Tracey Petersen