Serial killer Derrick Todd Lee dead

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Convicted murderer and serial killer Derrick Todd Lee died this morning at a local hospital.

According to the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections, Lee died shortly before 9:00am. An official cause of death has not yet been released, and an autopsy is scheduled.

Lee was transported from Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola to a local hospital Saturday morning.

A death row inmate, Derrick Todd Lee was convicted for the 2002 murder of Baton Rouge resident Charlotte Murray Pace. He has also been linked to six other deaths.

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