submitted to Project MK-ZODIAC
in April of 2011.)
Richard Gaikowski has
been named as one of the suspects in the Zodiac case.
For many years,
Goldcatcher has requested law enforcement to investigate Gaikowski.
This was the mug shot
of Richard Gaikowski which was featured on the front page of the
Morning News-Gazette on October 12, 1965.
Gaikowski was the
managing editor of this newspaper in Martinez, California in 1965.
Gaikowski concocted a
secret plan to get himself arrested so that he could write an
investigative story about his experiences inside the Contra Costa
number was 117159.
that Gaikowski could have used this mugshot number to compose the Mt.
Diablo code which was sent by the Zodiac on June 26, 1970.
Here is Goldcatcher´s
By generating more
interest in Gaikowski as a suspect, Project MK-ZODIAC hopes that law
enforcement will compare Gaikowski´s DNA to the Zodiac´s DNA, as was
done for the prime suspect, Arthur Leigh Allen in October, 2002.