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Report: Notorious 1970s 'Son of Sam' serial killer undergoing surgery at Albany Med

David Berkowitz, the 'Son of Sam' killer, is shown in this 1977 file photo. David Berkowitz, the 'Son of Sam' killer, is shown in this 1977 file photo. | Photo: AP Photo / Dan Goodrich.

December 12, 2017 12:02 PM

ALBANY - One of this country's most notorious serial killers, "Son of Sam," is reportedly being hospitalized at Albany Medical Center.

The New York Post reports 64-year-old David Berkowitz is undergoing emergency heart surgery.

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Berkowitz murdered six people in New York City in the 1970s.

He's been imprisoned lately in Ulster County.

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