The woman was suspicious when Yeager came to her office, and she declined to show him the house. Instead, she told him to look at it for himself. Yeager shut off the lights and waited. When the woman didn't show, he went back to her office and made up a story that there was a water leak, but the agent didn't buy it.
A male co-worker, in the nick of time, walked into the office, and Yeager left. An investigation into the incident soon followed after a description of Yeager was sent to other real estate offices and many responded he had been showing up all over.
Police uncovered Yeager's plans for rape, other killings and suicide, as well as a "rape kit," including scissors, knives, binoculars, a ski mask, gloves, rope, two handguns, chain and duct tape.
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