American Kevin Dahlgren Kills Himself In Czech Prison

Convicted killer and a US national, Kevin Dahlgren, was found dead in a Valdice prison cell this afternoon. Dahlgren was sentenced to a life imprisonment after being charged with 4 counts of murder.

Quadruple US murderer commits suicide in Czech prison

According to the newspaper Právo, it is believed that Dahlgren used bed sheets to take his own life. Czech police confirmed that an investigation is currently being conducted and an autopsy has been ordered.

Dahlgren suffered from emotional instability, narcissism, paranoia and increased aggression.

California man fatally stabbed his cousin, her husband, and their two young sons in May 2013 and attempted to burn their bodies. On the same day, he fled the country and was apprehended by the FBI at Washington Dulles International Airport.

An international arrest warrant was issued by the Czech Police.

In 2015, Dahlgren was extradited from the US to face trial in the Czech Republic, where he was sentenced to life in prison in June 2016. In March 2017, the original ruling was upheld.