‘Bakersfield Three’ podcast reaches 8 million downloads

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A case covered extensively at 17 News is “The Bakersfield Three” — and now, the subject of a podcast that has now been downloaded more than 8 million times.

“The Bakersfield Three” is a podcast written and reported by former KGET reporter Olivia LaVoice. The podcast follows the case of three friends, who either went missing or were murdered within a 30 day period.

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Micah Holsonbake first went missing in March 2018. Two weeks later, his friend James Kulstad was murdered, and two weeks after that, their friend Baylee Despot disappeared.

Since then, the twists and turns in this case have often felt endless at times.

All 15 episodes of “The Bakersfield Three” are available wherever you prefer to listen to podcasts.

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