Summary of Offense:
Dane Abdool was convicted in the December 2006 burning death of his 17-year-old girlfriend Amelia Sookdeo. The two argued after Sookdeo told Abdool about her possible pregnancy. Angered, Abdool reportedly wrapped Sookdeo in duct tape, doused her in gasoline then set her on fire, burning her to death. Autopsy results stated she wasn't pregnant at all.
Abdool was sentenced to death in Orange County on May 11, 2008.