Beth Twitty has experienced the horror that every parent fears: The disappearance of her only daughter. In the three-and-a-half months since Natalee went missing, Beth has dedicated her life to unlocking the
Natalee was last seen around 1:30 in the morning on May 30th getting into a car with three young men. Witnesses say 18-year-old Joran van der Sloot along with two brothers, 21-year-old Deepak and 18-year-old Satish Kalpoe departed from a local bar with Natalee in a small four-door vehicle.
"The boys say they left Carlos 'N Charlies, drove around to the
After 10 days police arrested the Kalpoe brothers and Joran. While in custody, the young men changed their story to say Natalee spent time alone with Joran at the beach at the end of the night, and that he left her there alone. Days later Joran's father, Paul van der Sloot, was also arrested, though he was
Investigators searched the ocean, and they searched the local dump. "A witness told police that he'd seen these three young men placing Natalee's body in a landfill," says Beth. A tip from another witness led them to drain a nearby pond.
"It's tough when you walk in there at night and you see her clothes
The Kalpoe brothers were arrested a second time " but then released a second time along with Joran, leading Beth to tell the press, "So the suspects who took my daughter from Carlos N Charlie's, who were the last to
Now, Dr. Phil has joined the search. He teams up with Jamie Skeeter, a retired chief of police and former commander, currently president of the California Association of Polygraph Examiners, to help Beth get some much-needed answers.