Mind Games: Dangerous Obsession Leads to Horrific Kidnapping

It was May 1980, and the Stauffer family of Minneapolis, Minn., was making last-minute preparations for a four-year stint in the Philippines. Mary, 36, a former high school math teacher, and her husband, Irv, were Baptist missionaries with two young children, Beth and Steve. In the mind of the man who'd been stalking Mary Stauffer for years, it was the last chance to pounce. The man had been spying on the family intensively. "He knew that Beth had a little makeup Barbie that was on the dresser...Full Story
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