For Immediate Release
June 2nd, 2005
Contact: Mark Macaulay
Media Relations Spokesperson
(714) 347-8405


WHO: Donna Pulsifer Prentice, 58, of Genoa, Wisconsin

WHAT: Preliminary hearing to discuss the evidence against Prentice in the murder of her 3-year-old daughter, Michelle Pulsifer, in 1969.  This was a cold case investigation that led to charges being filed in August of 2004 against Donna Pulsifer Prentice and James Michael Kent.  Kent was Prentices boyfriend at the time of the murder.  He died of natural causes while awaiting trial, but admitted to investigators that he buried Michelle’s body in Silverado Canyon.

WHEN: Friday, June 3, 2005, at 10 AM

WHERE: Department C47, Central Justice Center, 700 Civic Center Drive W., Santa Ana, CA 92701