He dubbed himself the son of sam, a chilling nickname that stuck, and came up with a truly bizarre motive for the attacks.
Son of sam dog harvey.
The dog's owner was a man named sam carr.
Readily confessing to the crimes when finally captured, berkowitz was convicted of the murders and sentenced to 6 life terms, which he is currently serving.
Dog voice by john turturro.
David recognizes that the frightening son of sam public identity that he helped to construct may.
The son of sam killer said that his neighbor's black labrador retriever was possessed by a demon.
Berkowitz even admitted that the “sam” he referred to was sam carr and that his dog, harvey, was possessed by an ancient demon.
Carr had a dog, harvey, who berkowitz said was possessed by an ancient demon that issued commands he must kill people.
Why did they call david berkowitz ‘son of sam’?
Berkowitz claimed he had been possessed by a demon, which had infested the.
Berkowitz claimed he could not disobey the labrador retriever.
He soon confessed to the shootings claiming he was told to kill by his neighbor sam’s dog called harvey.
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It would have involved “harvey t‐shirts” or television appearances for harvey—the dog who is suppoosedkill to have told the “son of sam”.
Harvey had actually been shot.
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He went by the name “son of sam,” claiming that satan had possessed his neighbor sam’s dog and was sending him messages to kill.
Berkowitz called himself son of sam after he.
Hilarious clip taken from spike lee´s summer of sam (1999).