How Westley Allan Dodd Became "One of the Most Evil" Child Serial Killers in History
Westley Allan Dodd- Serial killer and child molester. He has been called "one of the most evil killers in history". His execution on January 5, 1993, was the first legal hanging (at his own request) in the United States since 1965.He refused to appeal his case or the capital sentence, stating in court that, if he escaped from jail, he would immediately go back to "killing and raping kids."
Westley Allan Dodd Killer and molester of young boys Westley Allan Dodd began sexually assaulting children when he himself was a teen. Over time, his appetite became more cruel and Dodd began killing. He was captured while trying to abduct a 6-year-old boy from a movie theater. In 1993, Dodd was put to death by hanging in Walla Walla, WA.
Hanging proponents cheer outside the Washington State penitentiary 05 January 1993 after confessed child killer Westley Allan Dodd died by hanging. Dodd was the first person executed by hanging in the nation since 1965.
Westley Allan Dodd (1961 - 1993) - Dodd was sentenced to death in 1990 for molesting and then stabbing to death Cole Neer (age 11) and his brother William (10) near a Vancouver, Washington park in 1989, as well as for the separate rape and murder of Lee Iseli (4).