Executions · Famous Last Words · Texas

FLW: a series of unfortunate events

Famous Last Words David Castillo Texas September 23, 1998 "Keep it brief here. Just want to say, uh, family, take care of yourselves. Uh, look at this as a learning experience. Everything happens for a reason. We all know what really happened, but there are some things you just can't fight. Little people always seem… Continue reading FLW: a series of unfortunate events

Crime Scene Photography · Ohio · Serial Killers

The first two victims of the Cleveland Torso Murderer found (graphic)

September 23, 1935 Cleveland, Ohio Edward Andrassy and an unidentified male are found decapitated and emasculated near Jackass Hill The headless, emasculated bodies of Andrassy and a still unidentified male were discovered roughly 30 feet from each other. Though both bodies had been found the same day, they had been murdered at separate times: Andrassy… Continue reading The first two victims of the Cleveland Torso Murderer found (graphic)

Florida · Newspaper clippings

Child raped, beaten to death by neighbor

September 23, 1981 Lakeland, Florida Phillip Alexander Atkins kidnaps 6-year-old Antonio "Tony" Castillo, rapes him, then beats the boy to death with a lead pipe Atkins was one of Castillo's neighbor. He lured the boy into his car before driving to a secured area where he raped Castillo. Castillo threatened to tell police and his… Continue reading Child raped, beaten to death by neighbor