Zodiac Daughter Debunked!
No, the problem is that this isn't the first time that Perez has come forward with sensational claims about her childhood. Her previous story? She's actually the illegitimate daughter of President John F. Kennedy. Imagine that. Here's what Huff reports that Chris Sorenson, the former mayor of Carona, California, recently told him about Perez and JFK:
"In a conversation she began with Sorensen at the office around closing time, Perez went into a "diatribe" describing her memories of the Kennedy compound. She even told Chris Sorensen that she had memories of being with Robert Kennedy at the Ambassador Hotel where he was assassinated. Sorensen says Perez took a half-hour to tell him all about her relationship with the Kennedy family. Basically, she told him the same story that prompted true crime author Phelps to not pursue the Zodiac angle any further.
As Huff concludes, Sorensen wrote Perez "off as a kook" and like Huff himself, could hardly believe "how legitimate news agencies could run with this story without doing any background checking into the source."
As far as we know none of this information has shown up in any of the mainstream newspapers or media outlets that covered Perez' press conference. Meanwhile, the hunt for the real killer goes on...