Court documents reveal James Gadsden journaled how he planned to approach women before he started harassing them.
LCSO says stalking suspect kept a journal
COURT DOCUMENTS SHOW A LEHIGHACRES MAN WHO IS OUT ON BOND OSTALKING CHARGES...WROTE DOWN*STEP-BY-STEP HOW HE PLANNED TOHARASS WOMEN AT SEVERAL STORES.FOUR IN YOUR CORNER’S RACHELLOYD FINDING THE NOTESINDIDICATED WHAT JAMES GADSDENHAD IN MIND.SHE’S AT THE GOODWILL ON LBOULEVARDONE OF THE PLACES HE’SNOW BANNED FROM.
RACHEL, WHADID THOSE NOTES SAY?LLINTRO: "YOU MAY HAVE TO FOLLOWHER UNTIL SHE GOES TO THE CAR"THAT’S JUST ONE OF SEVERALTHINGS GADSDEN COACHED HIMSELFTO SAY BEFORE HE FOLLOWED WOMENHERE AND OTHER PLACES BUT I’MLEARNINGHE’S CAPABLE OF TAKINGTHE HARASSMENT A STEP FURTHER.
Ishowed some of his journalentries to a professional noassociated with the case..to gher perspective..He has the ability to be pushy.FGCU COUNSELOR YARO GARCIA REATHROUGH THE NOTES JAMES GADSDENWROTE TO HIMSELF AS HE PREPAREDTO APPROACH WOMEN.COURT DOCUMENTS SHOW HE HARASSEDTHEM UNTIL HE GAVE THEM THEIPHONE NUMBERS AND ADDRESSESHEEVEN SHOWED UP AT ONE WOMAN’SHOMEWITH A PLAN.His plan is that if someboelse answers the door topretenHE WROTE HE’LL SAY HE’S LOOKINGFOR THE JONES RESIDENCE IF THEWOMAN HE EXPECTED DIDN’T ANSWER.LCSO BANNED HIM FROM RETURNINGTO THAT VICTIM’S HOME AS WELL ASWALMART ON LEE BOULEVARDSHOPPERS THERE ARE STILL ON THELOOK OUT.It does concern me, because youdon’t knowyou don’t knowpeople.
You don’t know howpeople react.GARCIA SAYS HIS JOURNAL ENTRIESSHOW SIGNS OF PARAPHILIA ORSEXUALLY DEVIANT BEHAVIOR.If the manager at Publix sayshello to him, he might perceivethat as it is okay for me toapproach you with somethingsexual.SHE SAYS HE’S SHOWN FOUR SIGNSTHAT CONCERN HERREPEATING THEHARASSMENTSHOWINGDESPERATIONOBSESSION ANDENCOURAGING HIMSELF TO ACT ONHIS OBSESSION.
She also has anopinion on what his sentenceshould be.I think that he needs to getjail time.
I think that’sharassment.
I feel like heshould get punished for that.BUT SHE WARNS EVEN THE BESTREMEDIES MAY NOT WORK WHEN ITCOMES TO DISTORTED SEXUALBEHAVIOR..KNOWN CLINIICALLY ASPARAPHILIA...Some paraphilia, we know thateven with prison and counseling,and a combination of a lot ofother things to help the person,the person does not recover.LLTAG: A LEGAL EXPERT TOLD MEIT’S POSSIBLE THAT GADSDEN COULDJUST GET A PSYCH EVALUATIO