Rex Krebs victim Aundria Crawford gets scholarship fund

Two decades ago, 20-year-old San Luis Obispo resident Aundria Crawford was kidnapped, tortured, raped and murdered by serial killer Rex Krebs. She was the second of his two victims.

Now, her mother Gail Crawford is establishing a scholarship fund to help victims of sexual abuse, saying that “Aundria needs to be remembered and remind everyone what monsters are still out there.”

Gail Crawford is coordinating the fund with Aundria’s boyfriend at the time, Josh Beene, who still lives in SLO — and with whom she has remained in touch.

As of Wednesday afternoon, the drive’s GoFundMe account had reached $4,100 of a $5,000 goal.

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Krebs was convicted in 2001 of killing Crawford and 20-year-old Rachel Newhouse. He was given the death penalty and sent to San Quentin, where all of California’s 737 death row inmates are housed. (This week,

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