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"You'll never amount to anything."

The last words of Ray's mother[src]

Raymond "Ray" Linette was a perpetrator of matricide.


After murdering his mother, Ray served four years in Sedonia for his crime before being released on parole, with the help of George Emeric, his maternal grandfather.[1]

With his grandfather, Linette appeared on a radio show hosted by Fran Ambrose to join a discussion on matricide.[1]

Behind the scenes

Linette was played by Kurt Paul, who was a stunt double for Anthony Perkins in Psycho II and Psycho III and also played Norman Bates in Bates Motel.