Richard Speck Massacre in Chicago: Although this bone-chilling crime was committed in Chicago, its far-reaching impact was felt most profoundly in the Philippines, as the sole survivor—and witness of this killing spree—was a Filipina exchange student nurse, Corazon Amurao of Batangas. READ MORE: http://www.filipiknow.net/sensational-1960s-crimes-philippines/
"The Richard Speck case,"(7/13/1966), from Chicago tribune: a man that have had killed a lot of people and the way police recognize him is his tattoos all over his body. Themes (Crime): He is a criminal person that kills people, and he's a funny/ person because of the tattoos over his body and his personality of him not really caring about what he does. Interest:This story was really interesting to me mostly the picture caught my eyes.
Richard Speck -- The words "Born to Raise Hell" were tattooed on the arm of the tall, pocked-faced man with a southern drawl who entered a nursing student's dormitory on a warm July night in 1966. Once inside he committed a series of crimes that shocked America and sent Chicago authorities on a massive manhunt for a madman who they soon identified as Richard Speck. This is a profile of the man, his life and his crimes, both during his life and after his death.
Rare photos, interviews honor 8 nurses slain by Richard Speck in 1966 - Chicago Tribune
Richard Speck captured the nation's attention during the summer of 1966 after murdering eight female students who lived together on Chicago's South Side. Before then, he had been responsible for other acts of violence against his family and others but had a knack for escaping the police. After his killing spree in 1966, a manhunt ensued and he was captured two days later. He spent the rest of his life in prison until he died of a heart attack in 1991 at age 49.