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BTK describes his own crimes

Editor's note:This article contains graphic and disturbing material. Dennis Rader's description of his crimes — in letters to police that have just been released to reporters — was far uglier than the emotionless account he gave in court last month.

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Four boys who grew up to catch a monster

It has been one year since the cops caught the BTK monster and put an end to his deeds. So many words have been written and so many stories have been told that many of us are tired of hearing how the monster hunted people and hurt children and dressed in women's underwear. But one story has not yet been told. And it mentions the monster hardly at all.

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Who is BTK?

Dennis Rader was a husband, a sexual pervert, a Boy Scout volunteer, a murderer, church leader, child killer, stalker. He terrorized Wichita for 31 years. (video by Jaime Green)

Who is BTK?

Dennis Rader was a husband, a sexual pervert, a Boy Scout volunteer, a murderer, church leader, child killer, stalker. He terrorized Wichita for 31 years. (video by Jaime Green)
McClatchy jgreen@wichitaeagle.com