Curtis Dean Anderson

 

 

Age: 46

 

Summary: child molester and killer who was serving a 251-year prison sentence for the kidnapping and murder of 7-year-old Xiana Fairchild (last seen in 1999 and whose body was found in the Santa Cruz Mountains in 2001), who was arrested in 2000 for the kidnapping of another girl, then became the prime suspect in the Fairchild case, but who finally confessed several times to Fairchild's murder, then recanted before accepting a guilty plea in 2005 in an attempt to avoid the death penalty.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: April 1961

 

Died: December 11, 2007

 

Location: Bakersfield, California