Executions · Famous Last Words · Texas

FLW: felt the drugs in the back of his throat

Famous Last Words Michael McBride Texas May 11, 2000 "God bless all of you." (When the drugs began taking effect:) "Pretty cool, I feel it in the back of my throat. Bye." McBride, 38 at the time of the murders, shot and killed his 18-year-old ex-girlfriend and her 18-year-old male acquaintance on October 18, 1985.… Continue reading FLW: felt the drugs in the back of his throat

Missouri · Newspaper clippings

Woman murdered with maul, slave blamed for murder

From the Saint Louis Republic Published May 11, 1846 Elizabeth Clark (55) was found by her husband in an ice-house, her face presumably bludgeoned by a maul found at the scene. A female slave was the prime suspect in the crime, reportedly reprimanded by Clark shortly before the murder. I could find no further information… Continue reading Woman murdered with maul, slave blamed for murder

Crime Scene Photography · Illinois

Police remove body of teen murdered by friend

May 11, 1945 Chicago, Illinois Police remove the body of Morton Stein (16) who was murdered by his friend and partner in crime Donald Jay Cook (16) Stein and Cook had been committing a series of robberies. The two got into an argument when Cook mentioned he wanted to stop the criminal activity. The fight… Continue reading Police remove body of teen murdered by friend

Florida

Man murders woman, 2 young children in apparent robbery

May 11, 1982 Jacksonville, Florida Allen Lee Davis murders a pregnant mother and her 2 young daughters Davis, who stood at 6’2”, weighed 350 lbs., and held the ironic nickname of "Tiny," broke into the home of the Weiler family. Once inside, he beat Mrs. Weiler over 25 times with a .357 across her face… Continue reading Man murders woman, 2 young children in apparent robbery