Knightdale incest couple timeline

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1998: Katie Pladl born to Steven Pladl and mother

                 – Katie is legally adopted out of state

2016: Katie Pladl turns 18 and uses social media to find biological parents

August 2016: Katie Pladl moves in with Steven Pladl and her biological mother near Richmond, Virginia

November 2016: Steven Pladl and wife legally separate; wife moves out

May 23, 2017: Steven Pladl’s wife reads child’s journal that says Katie is pregnant with Steven’s child

May 31, 2017: Henrico County authorities interview Steven Pladl’s two other children

After May 31: 2017: Steven and Katie Pladl move to a home in the city limits of Knightdale

Sept. 2017: Katie Pladl gives birth to Steven’s child,  warrants say

Nov. 29, 2017: Henrico County police issue arrest warrants for Steven and Katie Pladl

Jan. 27, 2018: Steven and Katie Pladl are arrested at their Knightdale home

April 11, 2018: Steven Pladl picks up child from his mother’s home in Cary

April 12, 2018 at 8:40 a.m.: Steven Pladl is found dead in Wingdale, New York. Katie Pladl and her adoptive father are found dead in New Milford, Connecticut

April 12, 2018 at 9 a.m.: Steven Pladl’s mother calls for a welfare check for her son’s Knightdale home. Seven-month-old Bennett is found dead in the home.

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