March 17th, 1977
@Housecreep Shirley Vian, 24, was strangled to death by Dennis Rader, the serial killer known as BTK. Rader knocked on front door. The Vian children answered the door to a man with a gun and a small bag. All three children, ages 4, 5 and 8, were locked in a closet, but they managed to escape and call police.