Evidence found at the crime scene suggests that Amy LaTour was killed last night in her home by her boyfriend Henry Willy. Amy was strangled to death by Henry out of jealousy of her love for her other boyfriend Joe Wonty.
The online documentary filmed by Frontline, The Killer at Thurston High, goes into the life of Kip Kinkel, leading up to him killing his parents, two fellow classmates and injuring 25 more. This film examines Kip Kinkel’s life, looking for clues that lead to him committing this mass murder. Areas that were explored such as his upbringing, social life, his hobbies, and events that led him to seeing a psychologist for depression. All of these areas that the documentary covered show a gradual, consistent build up in concerning behavior. This documentary shows that there were precursors leading up to these tragic events like the Thurston High shooting and the list of troubling behavior that can lead to this.
Serial Killer: (n) A serial killer is a person who murders three or more people, usually in service of abnormal psychological gratification; ex. Charles Albright. His childhood was quite unusual, being that he started out life as an orphan and was adopted by foster parents Delle and Fred Albright. It is said that his mother was extremely strict and overprotective, which caused him to have little to no friends. Charles was never a very social child. He did exceptionally well in school and was even able to skip two grades. He got his first gun at thirteen and proceeded to kill small animals with it as a taxidermist, or in other words, he kept the hollow corpses of the animals he hunted and stuffed them to be lifelike memorabilia. There is no
Simon Gittany was a male perpetrator. In almost 4 out of 5 intimate partner homicides the perpetrator was a male (Australian Institute of Criminology 1998).
I have researched a case that had happened here in my own town not long ago a good man we called (Pops) was shot and killed. I am very familiar with this whole case and the news does not tell the whole story. Kegerran Peyton and Darion Watts was caught on camera walking into the store a number of times, then the third time Peyton walked into the store and put a hundred dollar bill on the counter and asked to buy a pack of cigarettes, when Nilkanth Patil turned to get the pack of Newport’s Peyton pulled a gun from his waist line and shot Patil in cold blood in the back of the neck, then turned and shot another person that was in the store he was taking to Hattiesburg hospital and later released.
A week after the March 14 murder of Paul and Ruth Lanigan, the Abilene police department was lead to a knife that could potentially be their murder weapon. In a news conference on March 23, police chief, Ron Ruchs announced that nationally known psychic Rhoda Miller was helping authorities with the investigation of the Lanigan murders.
Henry Lee Lucas, known as the Confession Killer, was an extremely hateful man. He was born In Blacksburg, Virginia on August 23rd, 1936. His death took place in prison on March 12th, 2001. Lucas grew up in a log cabin with his mother, Viola, and his father, Anderson, nicknamed “No Legs” because his legs had become cut off from a freight train. The family was very poor and they could not afford prosthetic legs, which caused the father to slide around on the floor. Viola was a prostitute who made Anderson and Henry watch her. Anderson could not take the torture, so he gave himself pneumonia from lying down in the snow, which he later died of. Henry’s mother took “care” of him throughout his childhood, including dressing him up in girls’ clothing
From my point of view, my opinion from the story Monkey Paw, I figured that sergeant major was the killer. I am going to tell you more details about sergeant major and why I think he is guilty.
Adnan and Jay are both guilty of Hae’s murder, because they were engaged in criminal acts such as smoking Marijuana, and they both lied and seemed suspicious in this case. Hangul 1980–1999, was a Woodlawn High School senior in Baltimore, Maryland who disappeared on January 13, 1999. Her body was found February 9, 1999, in Leakin Park, the victim of murder by manual strangulation. Adnan Masud Syed, her ex-boyfriend, was convicted of first degree murder and was serving a life sentence plus 30 years. Syed was granted a new trial in July 2016. Her murder initially generated only local interest until it was the subject of the podcast Serial in 2014, which brought international attention to Syed's trial.Hae Min Lee was born in South Korea in 1980 and emigrated with her mother Youn Kim and her brother Leeto to the United States in 1992 to live with her grandparents. Lee attended the magnet program at Woodlawn High School near Baltimore, Maryland. She was an athlete
Recalling around the age of ten, he spent two repulsive weeks with them. Each night after his grandmother took her medication and went to sleep. His step-grandfather went into his room and threatened to harm his grandmother if he told anyone what he did to him. A few nights later, unable to remain silent any longer, Andrew told his supposedly, loving grandmother everything. She surprised him by saying, “Your grandfather loves and treats you special. He would never hurt you or allow anyone else to harm you.”
December 11, 1978, Robert Piest was reported missing by his mother. He was last seen meeting John Wayne Gacy for a potential job. On December 21 they searched Gacy's house finding bodies hidden under the house,garage and later found more in the Des Plaines River. The young men were lured by false jobs and were sexualy assulted and later strangled and buried. Over 33 bodies of missing boys were found in Gacy's house. Gacy is not the only one in the world who has taken the life of many innocent people. Over the many years bodies have been found mutilated and sexualy assulted. These bodies have been the subject of one hostility and violence, a killer. Serial killer have been around for very long but the secret to their wrong doing is only being opened in recent years. The advancement in technology has opened opportunities to find the cause for these awful killings.Serial killers are created from birth but proceed to rise mental illness, brain injury and child abuse corrupt their mind and life pushing them to kill.
Mr. Charles Laverne Singleton known as the “convicted murder” in a Arkansas prison was immediately put onto the death row after murdering Mary Lou York; an Hamburg store owner on June 1, 1979. After being incarcerated for some time many started to notice that Singleton had a sufficient amount of problems going on in his life. One the biggest issues that made his murder case very significant to this day is suffering from a disorder known as “Schizophrenia” while being on the death row list. There were lots of reports stating that Singleton was being forced by correctional officers in the Arkansas prison to take antipsychotic drugs to make him sane enough to execute. The case became so important that the matter had to be placed into the U.S. Supreme Court hands to be handled further. During, the year of 1986 Supreme Court decided that the decision of the execution style on this young man was unconstitutional due to him being mentally insane. The argument provided in Mr. Singleton case has compelled many emotions within many individuals such as myself; to decide on the decision of whether singleton should receive the execution or not.
Mary is a married women that has just been told by her husband that she wants a divorce. After hearing this news, Mary responds violently. Mary gets a hard, frozen leg of lamb from the freezer and swings it at the back of his head killing him. This criminal act can be ruled many different ways based on the legal system of Illinois.There are laws which define murder in the state of Illinois. The main four laws are, first degree murder, second degree murder, manslaughter, and reckless homicide.
This essay will examine the evidence against Gerry James Alder and why he is the most plausible suspect in the Mount Jo murders of 3 teenagers between 1990 and 1992. It will also investigate Alders biography an the death of his mother. As well it will show how social control theory and differentiation can explain the reason why Alder would commit these murders. Finally this essay will examine with the second suspect Thames Gord is not the murderer.
On November 3, 1998, 8 year old Madison Clifton was reported missing from Jacksonville, Florida. Madison, better known as “Maddie” was once a young, sweet, innocent girl who had her whole life ahead of her. The immediate suspect was a neighbor who had been charged with two separate “sexual battery of a minor” offenses. Though both cases had been dropped in favor of the neighbor, he remained a sex offender under the law and thus a main suspect in the disappearance of young Maddie. With enough evidence, the neighbor was released as a suspect and the search for young Madison continued on. After about a week after Madison went missing, her search came to a tragic ending. Melissa Phillips, the mother of a boy named Joshua Phillips, found her body