Monday, March 07, 2016
Wayne Williams, 33
Also in the news lately because of another parol hearing has been another W = 23 again.) (born May 27, 1958), who is an alleged American serial killer who was tried, convicted, and sentenced to life imprisonment in 1982 for killing two adult men. After his conviction the Atlanta Police announced that Williams was responsible for at least 23 of the 29 Atlanta murders of 1979–1981, also called the "Atlanta Child Murders." Williams continues to maintain his innocence. (
Michael A. Hoffman II raised awareness linking "cereal" killers/murders to "serial" killers. See here.
Yet another Wayne Williams has been in the news lately because of election news from Colorado. W is an American attorney and politician. A member of the Republican Party, he is the Secretary of State of Colorado.
Intriguingly, Williams grew up in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. His father was the facilities manager of the National Zoo's Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, where Williams was raised. See "zoo" notes, recently.
See more "Wayne" notes here.