Westley Allan Dodd- Serial killer and child molester. He has been called "one of the most evil killers in history". His execution on January 5, 1993, was the first legal hanging (at his own request) in the United States since 1965.He refused to appeal his case or the capital sentence, stating in court that, if he escaped from jail, he would immediately go back to "killing and raping kids."
Westley Allan Dodd In 1989, Westley Allen Dodd sexually assaulted and killed three boys ages 11, 10 and four. His methods were so heinous, forensic psychologists dubbed him one of the most evil killers in history. Westley Allan Dodd was executed at 12:05 a.m. on June 5, 1993.
Killer and molester of young boys Westley Allan Dodd began sexually assaulting children when he himself was a teen. Over time, his appetite became more cruel and Dodd began killing. He was captured while trying to abduct a 6-year-old boy from a movie theater. In 1993, Dodd was put to death by hanging in Walla Walla, WA.