Who is Murderer Eric Smith? Back in the headlines Now, Update, Aged 42, Family and Parents Now

Eric Smith is an American convicted of the murder of four-year-old Derrick Robie (October 2, 1988 – August 2, 1993) on August 2, 1993, in Steuben County, New York. Smith was convicted of second-degree murder in 1994 and sentenced to the maximum term then available for juvenile murderers: a minimum of nine years to life in prison.

Eric Smith was 13 when he murdered a child. Now he’s back in the headlines.

People were shocked as to how such a young and innocent-looking youngster could conduct such a horrific murder, and his arrest became a national media sensation. Eric Smith, the convicted killer who killed Derrick Robie, a 4-year-old boy, is now out on parole.

Smith was just 13 years old at the time of the incident, which occurred in 1993. He killed a young boy by beating him and stomping on his skull with a large rock. Eric was riding his bike home from summer camp after being bullied by seniors.

He ran across Derrick on the way and lured him into the woods, where he beat him up and eventually dumped a large boulder on his head. The youngster was discovered dead after hours of investigation into the victim’s parents’ case.

Smith was eventually sentenced to 9 years in a juvenile detention center before being moved to an adult detention center for about 19 years.

Eric Smith Age, Family and Early Life

Eric Smith was born on  January 22, 1980( age 42 Years) in Steuben County, New York. He was born to Tammy Smith and Ted Smith. He has an elder sister whose information is not known.

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In his early days, Smith enjoyed spending time with his grandparents, Red and Edie Wilson. Smith was diagnosed by a defense psychiatrist with intermittent explosive disorder, a mental disorder causing individuals to be violent and unpredictable, but the prosecution’s expert said it was a rare disorder that was rarely seen at Smith’s age.

Smith was exposed to a battery of medical tests by experts on both sides. They looked at his brain function and hormone levels but couldn’t find anything that could explain his violent conduct. Smith was a loner who was bullied for his protruding low-set ears, thick glasses, red hair, and freckles, according to court documents.

Eric Smith’s career, What was his profession?

Currently, We don’t have any information for the Career and profession.

Which school and college did he go to?

Currently, we don’t have any information regarding his educational journey.

Eric Smith’s Net Worth, How much does he earn?

As Eric Smith went to prison at a very young age, we do not have any information regarding his Net Worth.

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Eric Smith Wife, What about his relationship?

Smith does not have any relationship with anyone as of now.

Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

As of now, we do not know if he uses any social media. We will update this section soon.

Physical Appearance of Eric Smith’s Height, Weight

HeightFeet: 5 Feet 3 Inch 
Meter: 1.61 m 
Centimetre: 161 cm 
WeightKilogram: N / A  
Pounds: N / A
Hair ColourRed
Eye ColourHazel
Body typeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Eric Smith’s should be knows 

Zodiac SignN / A
Net WorthN / A
Single/ In a relationshipN / A
Current SpouseN / A
ChildrenN / A

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