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Serial Killer Profile: Tommy Lynn Sells

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Tommy Lynn Sells entered a home in Del Rio, Texas on December, 31, 1999. Once he was in the house he slashed slashed to death 13-year-old Kaylene Harris. He also slashed the throat of 10-year-old Kristal Surles. Kristal Surles managed to survive and escaped to find help. Kristal gave authorities details of her attacker that led to the arrest of Tommy Lynn Sells.

After Tommy Lynn Sells was arrested the authorities were sent for a spin when he admitted that he had spent the better part of 20 years drifting across the country killing men, women and children. Though serial killer Tommy Lynn Sells has made claims that he killed as many as seventy people to date he has been positively linked to 13 homicides, including those of Haley McHone, 13, of Lexington, Ky., and Mary Perez, 9, of San Antonio, Texas. One of his confessed murders involved attacking a pregnant woman that then gave birth from the stress and then killing the newborn baby.

Tommy Lynn Sells is currently on death row in Texas.