The truly terrifying thing about The Night Stalker was that he would rape, kill and mutilate any sex, at any age, meaning no one was safe, as this night showed. His first victims were an elderly couple in their sixties.
The husband was butchered so badly that his head was barely attached to his body. After this, Chitat Assawahem was shot while he slept, so that Ramirez could rape his wife and eight-year old son.
If you were young, old, male or female, you were a target...