MUG SHOTS: Killers

James Earl Ray

James Earl Ray, who assassinated Martin Luther King, Jr. in April 1968, was photographed by Bureau of Prisons officials in July 1955. Ray, 27 at the time, was locked up in the federal prison in Leavenworth, Kansas for stealing and forging postal money orders. He died in 1998 at age 70.

Comments (5)

when a stupid redneck goes overboard
Some people don't believe that killing is the way to end murder. I personally stand on both sides of that field
Cant believe they let him live till he was 70