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Killer’s father selling DVD of son’s videotaped confession

DENVER – The father of a confessed serial killer is selling DVD copies of his son’s videotaped statement to police describing how he lured women to his house and then strangled them to death.Randolph “Duke” White says a portion of the revenue from the $39.95 DVD will go to the children of the victims. The father of one of the victims said he has not heard from White and expressed anger about the project.White’s son, Richard Paul White, is serving life in prison without parole after pleading guilty to first-degree murder in the deaths of three people. He has told police he killed three others, but he has not been charged in any more cases.Duke White said he has sold some copies of the DVD, but no money has gone to the victims’ children because he hasn’t made enough to cover his production costs.He said some of the revenue would also go to his own grandchildren, who he said were traumatized when they had to testify before a grand jury about their uncle.Larry Gonzales, father of one of the victims, 27-year-old Annaletia Gonzales, said the White family should not earn money from the confession.”It angers me. His son killed my daughter,” said Gonzales, who lives in Vermont. “He is making a profit off of my daughter. He should be getting nothing.”Gonzales said prosecutors should look into where the proceeds are going. Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey declined to comment Friday. Colorado has a law intended to keep anyone from making money from a crime.Richard Paul White pleaded guilty in the deaths of Gonzalez and Victoria Lyn Turpin, 32, whose bodies were found in the yard of a Denver house where he once lived. He also pleaded guilty in the death of a friend, Jason Reichardt, 27.He also told police he killed three other women and buried them in various parts of the state. One other set of remains has been found, but authorities have not released the victim’s name.Duke White said he plans to release a second DVD this summer that shows his son speaking to God after police left the interview room.


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