Lemuel Smith Confessed to the murders of five people, including an on-duty female prison guard. Sentenced to death on June 10, 1983. Conmmuted to life in 1984.
Lemuel Smith was born on July 23rd 1941 in Amsterdam, city in the state of New York, USA.
Smith a African American male citizen of the United States of America.
Lemuel Smith has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 3 years ago.
|Victims:||6 - 6|
|Years Active:||1958 - 1981|
|Ages Active:||16/17 - 39/40|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Convicted Of:||murder, rape, robbery, kidnapping|
|Life Span:||1941 -|
|Ethnic Group:||African American|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♌ Leo |
Jul 23 - Aug 23
|D.O.B.:||Jul 23, 1941|
|Birth Location:||Amsterdam, city in the state of New York, USA|
|Prison Location:||Five Points Correctional Facility|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 10 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Lemuel Smith. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Jul 23 1941||Lemuel Smith was born in Amsterdam, city in the state of New York, USA. #19410723|
|Lemuel Smith started his serial killing spree. #1958|
|Jul 23 1961|
|Jul 23 1971|
|Lemuel Smith ended his serial killing spree. #1981|
|Jul 23 1981|
|Jul 23 1991|
|Jul 23 2001|
|Jul 23 2011|
|Jul 23 2021|
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Lemuel Warren Smith (born July 23, 1941), is an American convicted serial killer who was the first convict to kill an on-duty female corrections officer. Smith was already in prison for the murders of at least five people when he murdered prison guard Donna Payant in Green Haven Correctional Facility. The murder of a guard in a maximum security prison was considered shocking at the time and brought scrutiny upon the New York prison systems.
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