Missing Persons

Wife Of Emery Brother With Child Porn-Infested Home Disappeared Under Bizarre Circumstances Decades Ago

She reportedly hasn't been located since 1970.

Three elderly brothers in Seattle were arrested earlier this month after a search of their residence revealed a "a home littered from floor to ceiling with child exploitation images, children's clothing articles, toys and movies.”

According to KOMO News, a prosecutor stated that Edwin, Thomas and Charles Emery shared the majority of their lives abusing children. They are aged 78, 79 and 82, respectively. One of the brothers worked as a janitor at the Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle PI reported.

A niece became of the power of attorney of Charles Emery after he developed dementia. While cleaning his 14-acre estate, she found children’s clothing, images of child sexual abuse and even written descriptions of children being murdered. She promptly called 911.

Now, even more unsettling information is emerging. According to the Daily Mail, a wife of one of the brothers allegedly disappeared after just three months of marriage. Donald Emery claimed in court papers that he could not find his wife Susan. He divorced her 17 years later after the court system also failed to find her.

In court papers Donald Emery misspelled his wife’s name as ‘Samdra.’ In the paperwork he stated that the marriage ‘irretrievably broken down,’ and claimed they had separated in September, 1970.

“I believe (Sandra) is not a resident of this state or if she is in the State of Washington she is concealing herself,” he said in a sworn statement. “‘I have made careful inquiry of relations, friends and business associates…and I cannot learn of her present whereabouts.”

A judge approved of the divorce in 1987.

Police are now hard at work conducting their fourth search of the brothers’ property. They hope to find evidence which will solve several missing children cases. One such case is that of 10-year-old Lindsey Baum who vanished in 2009 not far from the area. Police found a missing persons flyer about the girl inside the suspects’ home.

“Based on the age of these three offenders, this didn’t just start with them last year or in the last 10 years. This has been going on for decades,” Retired FBI detective David Gomez told KTLA. “Serial sexual offenders tend to keep souvenirs, some kind of memento from their victim and their crimes that allow them to relive the crime over time later on.”

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