By Ellie Blatchford and Sam Maxwell
A total of eight woman, between ages 19 and 24, were robbed, raped, beaten, strangled and stabbed during Speck's frenzy. The body count was so high that he failed to notice that Amurao, who had opened the door for him on his arrival, had managed to hide herself under one of the beds. When he left, hours later, taking the money he had stolen, she cowered in her hiding place, terrified, for hours, before finally summoning the courage to seek help. She climbed out on a window ledge and screamed for help, at which point concerned neighbors summoned the police.
He served 19 years of his sentence and died of a heart attack