Crime novelist Elmore Leonard dead at 87
August 21 , 2013
The famous crime novelist, Elmore Leonard died at age 87 this morning. Leonard had suffered a stroke few weeks ago and died at his residence in Detroit on August 20.
Leonard's researcher wrote that the novelist had been surrounded by his family at the time of death.
Many of Leonard's works such as 'Yuma' and 'Justified' have been converted into movies.