Daughter of Cold-Case Murder Suspect Speaks Out
Whitney Simmonds was stunned when her beloved father turned out to be an accused killer, hiding in plain sight for 40 years under a false name. Although she knew her dad as Wellman Simmonds, his real name is Donald Santini. He was wanted for the 1984 strangulation murder of 33-year-old Cynthia Wood in Florida. Following his arrest by the U.S. Marshals that exposed his secret life, Santini broke the news to Whitney that he has another family in Texas.