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Rodney Alcala (credit: CBS 2)

California Serial Killer Gets Prison For NYC Slayings

Rodney Alcala was sentenced Monday in a packed courtroom. The judge choked back tears as she gave him a concurrent 25 years to life sentence.

01/07/2013

Rodney Alcala (credit: CBS 2)

Convicted Serial Killer Rodney Alcala Fighting Extradition To New York

Rodney Alcala, a former amateur photographer who once appeared on “The Dating Game,” was indicted in January for two murders in Manhattan.

11/11/2011

Serial killer Rodney Alcala listens to the death sentence pronounced by Judge Francisco Briseno in a Santa Ana, Calif. courtroom, March 30, 2010. (AP Photo/Michael Goulding, Pool)

Official: ‘Dating Game Killer’ Charged In 2 NY Deaths

A convicted 1970s serial killer on California’s death row is being charged with the decades-old killings of two women in New York, a law enforcement official said Thursday.

01/27/2011