Family of four disappears

February 4, 2010 Fallbrook, California The McStay family (pictured) disappear from their home The McStays were last seen on February 4. By February 14, Joseph McStay’s brother became concerned when he had not been seen at his work, and visited his home. The house seemed to have been vacated in haste: uneaten popcorn was left…

3-year-old raped, killed by mother’s boyfriend

February 4, 1997 Bowie County, Texas William Wyatt rapes and murders his girlfriend’s 3-year-old son Wyatt and his girlfriend Renee Porter lived together with Porter’s 3-year-old son Damien Willis. Porter later testified she had noticed Damien appeared frightened of Wyatt and, the day before the murder, Porter accused Wyatt of abusing her son. On February…