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    Quote Originally Posted by Artis View Post
    We have a poster here, who posted last night, who said both white trucks pictured by the Circle K are the same (contrary to what's being said here, now). He said he is in graphics and software at a professional level and took the photos apart. What's your opinion on the two photos going in opposite directions?
    I read that. Those look like Pre 2007* to me Chevy/GMC. Those models are much more similar looking versus the newer Chevy/GMC models. That truck also appears to be lowered(so probably 2wd) and have chrome rims.

    *The asterik for 2007 is because the new body style began in 2007 there was also some of the older body style sold as 2007's and badged as Silverado classics. Classics because that body style had been around since 1988 with minor differences from year to year. So as far as that goes the ruled out truck could have been one of several years as it appears to be customized.

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    Quote Originally Posted by terrybelle View Post
    Saw on FB - Shunick family has hired a P.I. --- Individuals with information pertaining to the case are encouraged to contact Mr. John Abdella at 337-235-0270 in along with the police tip line.
    yeah, he's been working on the case since day one

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    Quote Originally Posted by mamamia54 View Post
    There is a park off Calder St, wonder if that's been searched.
    Where?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eskimo View Post
    In a perfectly rational world, I'd agree with all of your points. As a woman who has felt she was being followed before, and has ridden a bike at night, I feel it's possible that Mickey could have had a slight inkling, a little feeling as she passed Circle K that someone was following her, but convinced herself that the driver did not have evil intentions. Also, she may have felt she was quick and smart enough to "lose" whoever was tailing her. As we sit and look at these pics of her we feel fear and dread, but when you're in that situation yourself and all is well with the world you just don't believe anything bad could ever happen.
    Or, given that she's an attractive woman, maybe having untoward attention directed at her became background noise. A minor irritation, not a physical threat.

    If every other vehicle has some scrub hanging out the window cat calling, yet another one may have gone unnoticed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nutkin View Post
    This is more like finding a specific needle in a pile of needles.
    Quote Originally Posted by EBR View Post
    What is this Svengali-like hold that white trucks have over the men of Lafayette that makes them think of purchasing nothing else but these white trucks? They aren't attractive in any way. The vast majority have never carried more than a potted plant in the bed, gone more off road than a gravel parking lot, or ever hauled anything.
    You both cracked me up - I needed that!

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    Quote Originally Posted by notlaw View Post
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    Excuse me, this is not the way that we here at Websleuths conduct ourselves. The mods and all of us here that have been here a very long time, are doing everything possible to help everyone here out. Please don't be disrespectful.

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    This is probably a stupid question... I am NOT a bike rider, but as a child I was ALWAYS told to ride FACING traffic. However on busy roads I always see adult bikers riding in the same direction. Can anyone explain? AND why no helmet? 4 miles... at 2am... helmets don't stop abductions tho!!!
    Something is just "off" with this case IMO.

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    @Notlaw

    As per the forum rules, we're not allowed to sleuth anything or anyone that hasn't been presented to us...which Im sorry to say isn't very much. So no matter how you slice it, people are going to be talking about the same things over and over until new evidence is brought forth.

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    Quote Originally Posted by notlaw View Post
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    Well that won't get you anywhere lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Artis View Post
    They didn't say anyone came forward. They said they 'tracked them down'. I could see that for the Olds98 but a white truck with no visible plate? How'd they do THAT?
    Your right.

    They must have additional footage/photos.

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    Where?
    Park On Calder St
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    Quote Originally Posted by gngr~snap View Post
    This is probably a stupid question... I am NOT a bike rider, but as a child I was ALWAYS told to ride FACING traffic. However on busy roads I always see adult bikers riding in the same direction. Can anyone explain? AND why no helmet? 4 miles... at 2am... helmets don't stop abductions tho!!!
    Something is just "off" with this case IMO.
    Laws say you have to ride with traffic nowadays...don't ask me why. But no idea why no helmet-at least she might have been mistaken for a man if she had a helmet on
    Just my opinion, of course.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chicken fried View Post
    Again, humbly, I'm wondering where I can find two things:

    1. Address of last sighting of Mickey
    2. Mickey's known path + projected path.

    I'm sorry, I don't know where to look, but I figure some of you do..

    I've been working hard on the car -now I'd like to work on her path... and try to figure where something may have happened IF the truck was following her by purpose or chance - by trying to guess the speeds of bike and truck
    In the eary days I believe it was said she would of travelled from Ryan Street down west congress street to her home. I am not sure of her exact street name.

    Today I saw this Map posted on one of the news facebook pages which may be handy for reference. http://goo.gl/maps/FWsE

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    Quote Originally Posted by gngr~snap View Post
    This is probably a stupid question... I am NOT a bike rider, but as a child I was ALWAYS told to ride FACING traffic. However on busy roads I always see adult bikers riding in the same direction. Can anyone explain? AND why no helmet? 4 miles... at 2am... helmets don't stop abductions tho!!!
    Something is just "off" with this case IMO.
    In Louisiana, it's against the law to bike against traffic. And on sidewalks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by A.C.I View Post
    I will share this little tidbit. I confirmed with the security company who installed the camera at the Law office on St. Landry that it records in real time with no lag or sporadic framerates (according to them). Meaning, if Mickey or the truck passed it they will be on the camera. Also, LPD is currently reviewing more footage from the camera
    Ahh... thanks for the tidbit. I've got my fingers crossed then that they've found something important and are working on it.
    "My courageous child faced down a monster. Now I think I can face monsters too. And so can you." ~Nancy Anne Rowe, mother of Mickey Shunick


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    Quote Originally Posted by gngr~snap View Post
    This is probably a stupid question... I am NOT a bike rider, but as a child I was ALWAYS told to ride FACING traffic. However on busy roads I always see adult bikers riding in the same direction. Can anyone explain? AND why no helmet? 4 miles... at 2am... helmets don't stop abductions tho!!!
    Something is just "off" with this case IMO.
    I think it varies by state, maybe even municipality.

    In PA, bicyclists ride with traffic.

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    Quote Originally Posted by charminglane View Post
    Where was it that we heard reports of a scream?
    I asked about that (disturbance) on the chat...but never got an answer. I also asked on here for the locals or voluntary searchers if they had heard anymore about it. Especially the vincinity. In BW's neighborhood...or elsewhere.

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    Quote Originally Posted by manlet View Post
    Dude! Now I even more firmly believe its a Dodge ram. The side by side you posted is by far a better match than the z71. Maybe a different yr than the one you put beside it but still matches A LOT BETTER than the Z71!

    Please post it here so that other people will give their opinions because it is really really close.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by JurysOut View Post
    I think it varies by state, maybe even municipality.

    In PA, bicyclists ride with traffic.
    I am pretty sure in TX (or at least my city), you ride against traffic. That is what I see people doing and what I was told way, way back when I was in elementary school.
    http://unsolvedmurdertx.blogspot.com/

    The key is often reading/listening clearly to the details with logic and not emotion.

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    I really realllllly wish people would just take the time to read fully before asking the same old questions, and yes I aware how long it takes. I left home around 1pm and got back at 3:30 and it took me til 5:30 to catch up. But, I'd rather do that and know everything that's going on, than ask something stupid that's been answered multiple times. And the people who do it sometimes even say "Oh, I'm sure this has already been asked, but..." YES! It's been asked and answered, asked again and answered yet again, and on and on and on.

    If, at the 13th thead you are still wondering why they can't just ping her phone and go get her today, or want to talk about ghostly figures in pics of this truck and that truck, puh-LEASE go back and R-E-A-D first.

    That is all.
    LOL, you're right, that's why earlier, I said that when you know where you've left off on posts, go to the end pages where we are, go back a couple pages, and go forward, you'll catch up better that way, and also know what's been asked already and probably answered.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fairest of them all View Post
    Can anyone say whether the ONE truck is dwfinately without a doubt a z71?

    They had the wrong type of car at first. Got the right one and it panned out. So IF they have the wrong make and model of the truck that dwfinately hurts progress here.

    I keep saying the truck looks like a Dodge ram quad cab. IS ANYONE REALLY WILLING TO BETMONEY THAT IT IS NOT?
    I will. Look at the pictures that were posted recently(can't remember who now, since I'm getting long in the tooth)same truck no doubt.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mamamia54 View Post
    Park On Calder St
    I think that might be a boo-boo on that map because I'm positive there is a house right there...a nice house with a big yard.

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    Quote Originally Posted by notlaw View Post
    You don't conduct yourself by partaking in threaded discussions? A Mickey subforum would allow a thread just for figuring out the white truck pics, and another thread just for organizing searches, and another just for postulating theories, etc etc. This would increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the "sleuthing" done here tenfold.

    The never-ending linear thread is a chatbox-style discussion. Nothing is organized or separated into subtopics. So yes, let's do everything possible and one way is for the mod to make a Mickey subforum.

    You are excused
    A subforum cannot be created for every single person that goes missing. Someone correct me if I am wrong, but that seems to be for cases that go on for a very long time or include multiple victims.
    http://unsolvedmurdertx.blogspot.com/

    The key is often reading/listening clearly to the details with logic and not emotion.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chicken fried View Post
    THE POLICE SAID THEY WERE LOOKING FOR THREE VEHICLES:

    1. A WHITE TRUCK
    2. A WHITE TRUCK
    3. AN OLDER CAR

    3-2 = 1

    /rant off.
    Hahahaha I fell over laughing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mamamia54 View Post
    LOL, you're right, that's why earlier, I said that when you know where you've left off on posts, go to the end pages where we are, go back a couple pages, and go forward, you'll catch up better that way, and also know what's been asked already and probably answered.
    I start at last and read back before I ask. Unless I'm severely pressed for time and am willing to risk being obnoxious. That happens now and again.

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