During captivity, she gave birth to a daughter. The boys lived in Devlin's apartment for a few days, playing computer games and watching TV. Mullenberg says that physical, sexual and mental abuse were common. While officers were retrieving a search warrant left in the car, the suspect retreated inside and shot himself, taking any information on Lawson's whereabouts to his grave.
DNA testing determined they were not biological relatives. Police enlisted the help of psychic Nancy Myer, who was apparently able to anticipate discovery of the latter two items, a consultation featured in the true crime documentary series Unsolved Mysteries with Dennis Farina Season 6 Episode 1.
He accepted an Alford plea and was given a sentence of 65 years-to-life in prison. Retrieved 14 July The last hostage, Gloria Amaya de Alfonso, was not released until 22 November , 19 months after the hijacking. Vanishing Evangelist.