Cancer-stricken Lodi woman hopes to find lost tortoise
Bobbi Akin, of Woodbridge, talks about the size of her missing
desert tortoise, Chewy, while receiving her chemotherapy Thursday,
Aug. 18, 2011.
Posted: Friday, August 19, 2011 12:00 am
Updated: 7:03 am, Fri Aug 19, 2011.
Sitting in a chair at a local oncology center, Bobbi Akin was in
the midst of her chemotherapy treatment Thursday when she began to
Rummaging through her purse, Akin eventually found a crumpled
tissue that she used to wipe a tear that was trickling down her
cheek as she began to talk about her pet, Chewy.
Friday, August 19, 2011 12:00 am.
Updated: 7:03 am.