Serial killer Charles Manson, who served a life sentence in the prison of the American state of California, died at the age of 84.

As reported by the portal TMZ with reference to the statement of Manson’s sister Debra Tail, the death was reported to her on Sunday evening by representatives of the Corcoran prison.

The reasons for the death of the perpetrator are not reported, but it is known that last week due to deteriorating health he was transferred to the hospital.

Charles Manson – one of the most famous American criminals of the XX century.

In 1969, Manson, along with his accomplices, brutally killed seven people, including the wife of the director Roman Polanski.

Actress Sharon Tate was in the ninth month of pregnancy.

Manson was found guilty of organizing murders and sentenced to death.

However, after the introduction of a moratorium on capital punishment in the State of California in 1972, the sentence was replaced by life imprisonment with the possibility of parole.