Thomas Francis Edwards


 

 

Age: 65

 

Summary: California death row inmate who had been sentenced to death at the hands of a gas chamber in 1986 for a first-degree murder charge in the 1981 shooting death of 12-year-old Vanessa Iberri and the attempted murder of her friend Kelly Cartier as the two girls were walking inside the Blue Jay campground near San Juan Capistrano, and who was on death row at San Quentin State Prison for more than 22 years after the Orange County Supreme Court affirmed his death sentence in 1991.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: January 26, 1944

 

Died: February 14, 2009

 

Location: Vacaville, California