David Berkowitz Bio Details
David Richard Berkowitz
Also known as
Richard David Falco
Date of birth
Brooklyn, New York, USA
After shooting 6 people dead and wounding 7 more, Berkowitz was arrested. During questioning he stated he was told to commit the murders by his neighbour Sam Carr, via messages given to him by Carr's black labrador Harvey, claiming that the dog was possessed by the devil.
After the killing of Alexander Esau and Valentina Suriani, Berkowitz left a letter taunting the police and naming himself 'Son of Sam'. It was the first of a series of letters sent to the police and the press.
Serial Killer known as 'Son of Sam'
David Berkowitz Siblings
David Berkowitz Family
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David Berkowitz's former step-father is Tony Falco
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David Berkowitz's half-sister is Roslyn Falco