Hey Kim, the child porn was completely separate from Lauren’s murder, it was part of the charges that were dropped as part of the plea deal.

I often see brutal callous murderers admitting their crimes just to avoid charges for sexual exploitation, especially those of minors. I’m sure we can guess why they don’t want to go to prison with a reputation of a paedophile!

It sounds like Stephen was overly confident the garbage pick up would have happened earlier that day and was counting on it to cover up the murder. Then again, so many killers make such poor mistakes because (maybe even subconsciously) they want to get caught.

I guess we can never know for sure.

I’ll say one thing, I’ve watched Stephens interview many times the throughout the years and it still doesn’t fail to creep me out!

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