James Wood

 

 

Age: 56

 

Summary: notorious child killer who was sentenced to death in 1993 for the kidnapping, murder and dismemberment of 11-year-old newspaper carrier Jeralee Underwood, who has been credited with at least 85 rapes, 185 robberies and dozens of murders, and whose life was detailed in the 1999 book Eye of the Beast: The True Story of Serial Killer James Wood by Terry Adams.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: December 9, 1947

 

Died: February 1, 2004

 

Location: Boise, Idaho