Huntsville man known as ‘Southwest Molestor’ dies of COVID-19

Huntsville man known as ‘Southwest Molestor’ dies of COVID-19
'Southwest Molestor' John Paul Dejnozka dies from COVID-19 complications (Source: ADOC)

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - John Paul Dejnozka, known as the 'Southwest Molestor died of COVID-19 complications on September 9th.

His sentences included two counts of assault with intent to maim; one count of burglary and assault with intent to ravish; eleven counts of first-degree burglary; and one count of second-degree burglary out of Madison County.

According to the Alabama Department of Corrections, Dejnozka was tested for COVID-19 at Holman after exhibiting signs and symptoms of the virus. He returned a positive test result and was placed on level-three quarantine. Upon his condition worsening, he was admitted to a local hospital, where he remained until his passing.

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