Caril Ann Fugate (1943-) was the adolescent girlfriend and accomplice of spree killer Charles Starkweather. She is the youngest female in United States history to have been tried for first-degree murder.
Charles Raymond Starkweather (November 24, 1938 – June 25, 1959) was an American teenaged spree killer who murdered eleven people, all but one during a two-month road trip with his 14-year-old girlfriend, Caril Ann Fugate, in Nebraska and Wyoming. The couple was captured on January 29, 1958. Starkweather was executed seventeen months later, while Fugate served 17 years in prison.
R - Caril Ann Fugate, 15 year old girlfriend of murderer Charles Starkweather 1958. She was sentenced to life imprisonment at the Nebraska Correctional Center for Women in York, Nebraska. A model prisoner, Fugate was paroled in 1976 after serving 17 years. Original painted Press Photograph collection Jim Linderman