FBI mugshot of McVeigh
|Born||April 23, 1968
Lockport, New York, U.S.
|Died||June 11, 2001
USP Terre Haute
Terre Haute, Indiana, U.S.
|Cause||Execution by lethal injection|
|Motive||Retaliation for the Waco Siege, Ruby Ridge, other government raids, the Turner Diaries, as well as general U.S. foreign policy|
|Conviction(s)||Use of a weapon of mass destruction
Conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction
Destruction with the use of explosives
8 counts of first-degree murder
|Penalty||Death by lethal injection|
|Occupation||U.S. Army soldier, security guard|
Mildred Noreen Hill
Timothy James McVeigh (April 23, 1968 – June 11, 2001) was a United States Army veteran and security guard who bombed the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. He was convicted of 11 United States federal offenses, and was sentenced to death and executed for his role in the April 19, 1995 bombing.
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- Russakoff, Dale; Serge F. Kovaleski (July 2, 1995). "An Ordinary Boy's Extraordinary Rage". The Washington Post: p. A01. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/national/longterm/oklahoma/bg/mcveigh.htm. Retrieved April 12, 2010.
- Ottley, Ted. "Soldiers of Misfortune". Timothy McVeigh & Terry Nichols: Oklahoma Bombing. TruTv. http://www.trutv.com/library/crime/serial_killers/notorious/mcveigh/misfortune_5.html. Retrieved April 10, 2010.