Convicted serial killer Derrick Todd Lee rushed to unknown hospital for health issues

convicted serial killer rushed to hospital after health concerns

ANGOLA, LA (WAFB) - A convicted serial killer on death row is allegedly receiving medical attention away from Louisiana State Penitentiary.

A spokesperson for the Department of Safety and Corrections says that Derrick Todd Lee is having medical problems, but could not go into detail because of HIPAA laws.

Another source tells 9News that Lee's pacemaker may have failed, and that he was taken to an unknown hospital.

This is a developing story, we will add information as it is available.

Lee has been linked to DNA to the deaths of multiple women. He has been convicted in two of those deaths.

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