Jarrie Trimble. Richard Ramirez. CAMH. 4/12/16. 2nd period
INTRO -- Dubbed the "Night Stalker," Richard Ramirez was an American serial killer who broke into California homes, raping and torturing more than 25 victims and killing at least 13 over a two-year rampage. He usually went for the higher in areas.
A Victim Of The Night Walker
BACKGROUND----- Richard Ramirez was known as the "the night walker" he was also an American Serial Killer. He was born in El Paso, Texas on February 29, 1960. He was married to Doreen Liyo . Richard was turned onto Satanic worship in his early ages of life, who was a solider who returned from Vietnam. Once his cousin Mike came home he began telling stories about the torture and mutilation he had inflicted on several Vietnamese women. Teen rebellion led him to commit petty crimes and induce his drug addiction. Mike(richard cousin) killed his wife and Richard was there to watch they created the hate and the seed of the serial killer. Richard record began in 1977 and was placed in juvenile detention and received a probationary sentence in 1982. He moved to different states and got addicted to cocaine and started burglary and cultivating weapons. Theft charges in 1983 which caused a jail sentence, and was released. His first murder took place on June 28, 1984 and that continued so forth. Richard did not have a mental illness he did have B-Cell Lymphoma and that is Blood Cancers
BACKGROUND VICTIMS-----Most of Ramirez victim were form higher IN homes. He killed inside there homes. His first victim was Jennie Vincow she was 79 years old and was sexually assaulted, stabbed, and murder all in her home. This is when the spree began. On March 17,1985 he attacked Maria Hernandez, she manged to escape him but he ended up killing her roommate Dayle Okazaki not okay with the results he also shot and killed Tsai Lian Yu the same night. And that's when the name "Valley Intruder". Only 10 days later on March 27 Vincent Zazzara was 46 years old and 44 year old Maxine, were both killed using attack style was becoming a patteren for The Richard Ramirez. He used the attack style on numbers of victims, & his rate of numbers grew quickly.
IF APP/TRIAL-----Richard Ramirez claimed that he was not the person committing the crimes. Ramirez did everything to delay the trial dates, but he ended up being charged with 14 murders & 31 other felonies with the connection of his killing spree. Some o the chargers were dropped to expedite the long journey to justice. After 3 years of apprehension, on July 22, 1988 the jury was processing. The case took almost a full year to the hear, given the number of witnesses and the amount of evidence. Many of the Satan Worships should up to all of his trial days. The jury processed with guilty of 43 chargers included 13 counts of murder and 5 counts of attempted murders, 11 sexual chargers and 14 burglary charges. On November 7 , 1989 Ramirez recived 19 death sentence and he said " no big deal. Death always comes with territory. I'll see you in Disneyland" and after was transderred to San Quentin Prison In California. Just recently Richard was linked to serveral more crimes in 2009 the DNA sample connected him to April 10, 1984 rape and murder.
SOURCES------ http://www.biography.com/people/richard-ramirez-12385163 http://crimefeed.com/2016/08/richard-ramirez-the-night-stalker/