Saturday, June 8, 2013

Night Stalker Richard Ramirez Dies On Death Row

The convicted serial killer known as the Night Stalker has died while awaiting execution, according to officials in California.

Richard Ramirez, 53, died on Friday morning, San Quentin State Prison spokesman Lieutenant Sam Robinson said.

He had been taken from the jail's death row to Marin General Hospital. The Department of Corrections said he died of liver failure.