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"She was basically the mastermind behind it all," Nick Godejohn said.
The most common scenario involves a parent, who causes symptoms in the child.
Their lives are enviable for many following Shanann Watts on social media, until the community's perception of their happy family is shattered when Shanann and her daughters go missing.
Shanann Watts is gone without a trace, leaving behind her cell phone, purse and wedding ring. Meanwhile, her husband pleads for his family's return.
While friends say Shanann Watts was trying to repair her marriage, her husband was having an affair with a woman he met through work.