In 1991, Jaycee was apparently snatched from her front yard in South Lake Tahoe, California by Phillip and Nancy Garrido. Jaycee was then apparently kept in a locked shed in the Garrido's backyard in Antioch, California for 18 years. The Garridos have now been arrested and are charged with kidnapping. Kidnap victim kept in shed
Concealed in the back yard behind brush and trees were a series of sheds with a make shift bathroom and shower. Electricity was supplied by an extension cord. Dugard grew up and allegedly had her captor's children there. Neither Jaycee nor her children ever attended school They are in good health despite never having seen a doctor. Jaycee has two daughters, age 15 and 11. All indications are that Jaycee, her daughters, were well kept despite the primative conditions.