Stories tagged: serial killer
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 2:47 p.m.
Niels Hoegel liked to bring about cardiac arrests in his patients by injecting them with overdoses of heart medication and other drugs because he enjoyed the feeling of being able …
UPDATED: Thu., May 23, 2019, 8:01 p.m.
A serial killer who terrorized Florida with a 1984 spree that claimed 10 women has been executed, his lethal injection witnessed by the woman who survived one of his attacks …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 5:42 p.m.
Thirty years after his death in Florida’s electric chair, serial killer Ted Bundy’s murderous charm continues to captivate and perplex
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 11:45 a.m.
Serial killer Bruce McArthur staged photos of some of his victims after they died, posing at least two corpses with cigars in their mouths, a prosecutor said Monday as the …
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 10:27 a.m.
A former landscaper charged with killing eight men with ties to Toronto’s Gay Village district has pleaded guilty to eight counts of first-degree murder
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 8:55 p.m.
Spokane cold cases solved: Detectives planned to arrest sheriff’s deputy for 1967 killings. He died last week.
A former Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy was under investigation for the cold case murders of three women – two of them believed to be pregnant – in the summer of …
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018
Before investigators learned the name of Spokane serial killer Robert Lee Yates Jr., fear gripped the women who worked as prostitutes on East Sprague Avenue.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 2:54 p.m.
A U.S. Border Patrol agent suspected of killing four prostitutes was arrested early Saturday after a fifth woman managed to escape from him and notify the authorities, law enforcement officials …
Mon., May 14, 2018, 2:43 p.m.
A 72-year-old former police officer accused of being one of California’s most elusive serial killers appeared in a courtroom cage used for defendants in jail Monday as a judge put …
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 2:29 p.m.
The genealogy website used to find the man accused of being California’s Golden State Killer had no idea its database was tapped in pursuit of a suspect who eluded law …
Mon., April 16, 2018, 11:08 a.m.
Canadian alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur is now facing an eighth murder charge – the death of a Sri Lankan man who had not been reported missing.
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 10 a.m.
Some of the known and suspected victims of alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur fit a pattern: people on the margins of Canadian society whose disappearance attracted little attention. But then …
Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 11:12 a.m.
Canadian police charged an alleged serial killer on Friday with another murder, bringing the total to six.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
Police in Toronto have recovered the remains of at least six people from planters on a property connected to alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur, officials said Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
After enduring almost two months of fear, a Tampa neighborhood breathed a sigh of relief Wednesday after authorities announced the arrest of a suspected serial killer, a recent college graduate …
Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 2:09 p.m.
Police and federal agents with rifles checked car trunks, banged on doors and gathered forensic evidence in a Tampa neighborhood Tuesday as they hunted for the killer believed responsible for …
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 2:56 p.m.
Investigators believe a Russian couple knocked their victims out with sedatives, then skinned them alive. Afterward, police say, they ate parts of their victims, froze the remains or packed them …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
A 24-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to attempting to kill a man she met on Craigslist, telling authorities she had plans to become a serial killer.
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 1:28 p.m.
German officials expect to bring new charges against a nurse already serving a life sentence for two murders after determining that he might have killed another 84 patients, if not …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 4:34 p.m.
A male nurse who was convicted of killing patients in Germany with overdoses of heart medication is now believed to have killed at least 86 people – and the true …
UPDATED: Mon., July 24, 2017, 11:33 p.m.
Convicted serial killer Donna R. Perry entered the hearing Monday that would permanently take away her freedom with a smile. She shared small talk with the attorneys who tried to …
UPDATED: Wed., July 19, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
An Illinois sheriff’s office said Wednesday that it has identified a Minnesota runaway as one of the victims of serial killer John Wayne Gacy.
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
More than 27 years after their bodies were found discovered, a Spokane jury convicted Donna Perry of murdering Yolanda A. Sapp, Nickie I. Lowe and Kathleen A. Brisbois.
Tue., June 13, 2017, 7:56 a.m.
A man suspected of killing a mother and her two college-age daughters may also have been involved in the slayings of a married couple in a nearby city, police said …
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 11:17 p.m.
Donna R. Perry strode into the courtroom Monday with long graying hair and ill-fitting clothes. The 65-year-old woman, who was Douglas R. Perry before a 2000 gender reassignment surgery, had …
Thu., June 1, 2017, 8:58 a.m.
A former nurse has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the deaths of eight nursing home residents, one of the worst serial-killer cases in Canadian history.”
Mon., May 22, 2017, 7:50 a.m.
A Cleveland man sentenced to die for killing 11 women and hiding the remains in and around his home has appealed his case to the U.S. Supreme Court.
UPDATED: Wed., May 10, 2017, 5:12 p.m.
Graciela Beltran broke down in tears in her west Phoenix living room as she recounted the life and death of her son, one of the victims in a serial shooting …
UPDATED: Tue., May 9, 2017, 12:59 p.m.
For more than a year, Phoenix police were stumped by a string of killings in which a shooter stalked victims after dark and gunned them down as they stood outside …
UPDATED: Wed., April 12, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
A Colorado newspaper has discovered 40-year-old photos of serial killer Ted Bundy that had been locked in an antique safe.