A jury in Santa Ana, California has delivered its recommendation in the sentencing phase for convicted murderer Anthony Wade. Last month, an Orange County Jury found Wade guilty of rape, torture, and murder. The victim was 84 year old Bessie Mae Whyman.
Wade had entered Whyman’s house through a broken window in 2010. She was tortured with a saw and multiple knives.
- Tortured her
- Murdered the elderly widow
- stole her vehicle
- attempted to use her credit card
He was eventually captured at a nearby supermarket.