Serial Killers. Wow! The mere mention give us goosebumps. We have seen them in movies, but can you imagine the level of pain, suffering, torture, humiliation and fear their victims have to face?
Do you have any idea of what it feels like facing a personality who is a perfect example for the words like narcissist, cannibalistic, necrophilia? What could be the mental state of a person who dares to eat the organs of a child, who play with eyes of a victim, who love to see the blood all around his room, who like the smell of flesh and someone who kill people just for fun sake? Yes! Look around yourself. These ugly souls have their hide-outs around you and me. Like blood sucking vampires, they appear when it is dark and disappear with the first ray of sunshine. Today, I would be telling you about a few serial killers; stigmas on our mankind. Try not to scare! Will you?
Iqbal was a Pakistani who is said to have killed 100 boys within just 18 months! He was arrested in 1998 for sexually abusing two young men in exchange for money. He was convicted, but out on bail. Since then he began to kill his victims not to leave evidence. Recruit their victims on the street, then drugged them viola and ultimately strangle them! Then, cut the victims’ bodies in pieces and then throw them into hydrochloric acid. Thereafter, the bodies were thrown debris. He used to keep clothes victims trophy, and when he reached the 50th victim decided to start making pictures. Iqbal claimed that no one noticed the disappearance of the boys and that could have killed 500 children if he wanted! Before being sentenced to death, this serial killer was found hanged in his cell. One of his accomplices met the same fate.
This woman in Japan has played a major role in the recent history of the country. Myiuki was accused of murder by the negligence of more than 100 newborn children. It takes children from needy families around the capital Tokyo, helping them to “escape” from an extra burden. After the case became known, the Japanese government decided to legalize abortion.
Gilles de Rais
Next in the list of serial killers is – Gilles de Rais. He was a part of the French nobility, and before being a name in the list of famous serial killers, he was a captain in the army of Joan of Arc. He was accused of torturing, raping and murdering hundreds of children, most of them boys! Rais lured children into his home, especially boys, blond hair and blue eyes, as he had been in childhood, then rape them, torture them and mutilate them! He prefers boys between six years and 18! Rais’s exact number of victims is unknown, as most corpses were burned or buried. The number of murders is between 80 and 200, but many historians even talk about almost 600 victims! Old documents kept by the Rais’s judgment shows that one of his accomplices Rais described as diabolical actions of his master.
Henrieta, his servility Rais, was the one who lured children to master residence. Rais told how he used to bathe in the blood of victims. He used to have seeing victims of such struggles, such agonizing, but the greatest pleasure for this serial killer was to bathe in their blood! Often puts servants to cut the jugular children for their blood to gush on it and the room was often full of blood! After committing a horrible crime, Rais was filled with pain and sorrow. He started to cry and to pray at the bedside of the dead child, while the servants were cleaning the floor blood “Clothes and children’s bodies were burned in the fireplace and then, his house and heavy smoke filled the house and smelly.
Darya Saltykov lived in the early 1700s in Russia. Duchess tortured and killed 38 servants over 2 years. However, due to the wealth and influence, they have among authorities, Darya always managed to escape from levied legal charges. In 1762 Duchess related news reached the ears of Empress Catherine II who decided to investigate the case so that eh can demonstrate that Saltykov is a serial killer. Saltykov was handcuffed and “exposed” in the central square of St. Petersburg where all passers-by were able to read the written word on her forehead with a hot iron: CRIMINAL!
In India, “Thuggee cult” is known today as one of the “most terrible methods of theft and murder.” In reality, Thuggee cult followers formed a group, spread in different regions of India. Thieves posing as bonafide travelers and caravans transiting infiltrated the area. Often Thuggee cult followers were planning their “accession” to a group in several stages, a plan that could stretch on for weeks or even months, so no one would suspect any connection between people coming from outside. Thieves were waiting when the appropriate time and massacring entire group acted in the caravan. All goods were stolen and collected various “deposits”. The leader of this cult, Thug Behram (1790-1840) massacred more than 1,000 people and is directly responsible for the deaths of 600 victims. Behram killing method that actually represent a “signature”. He suffocates its victims by a “globe” lead that you sit on the neck of the person concerned.
Shipman was born in 1946 in the town of Hyde UK. In 1970 he graduated from the Faculty of Medicine and gradually became a respected member of the community. However, international fame has not acquired it after writing any treaty of medicine, but from the fact that they inject patients with various poisons. Later known as “Doctor Death” Shipman is responsible for dozens of deaths, but was officially charged with only one. He was handcuffed, but committed suicide in his cell in 2004.
Richard Trenton Chase
Chase was an American who killed six people within a month in California. His nickname was The Vampire of Sacramento, because after killing his victims, he drank their blood and then, eat them. On December 29, 1977, Chase committed his first murder – Griffin shot Ambrose (51 years). He attended Teresa Wallin, was three months pregnant, all killed by gunshot. Take mutilated body and then bathed in the blood of the victim. On January 27, Chase committed his last crime.
He entered the house of Evelyn Miroth, and there came across Don Meredith, a neighbor of the host, whom he shot. Before fleeing from the scene, he shot two kids; aged 6 years and one year 10 months! After killing those kids, he drank the blood of one of the children and ate his organs, and then threw their bodies near a church! A witness saw reported police about him, and in the investigation the police also found fingerprints; his arrest was immediate. 8 May 1978, he was sentenced to death in the gas chamber. On December 26, 1980, one of the guards found him dead in his cell. An autopsy showed that he committed suicide with an overdose of medication prescribed by the doctor to escape the prison of depression.
Peruvian Pedro Lopez is by far one of the most famous serial killers in the world. Monster of the Andes (his native town) was discovered by a Peruvian military patrol even after he managed to slaughter an entire tribe of natives in his native region. Pedro Lopez ended up in prison, but released two years later for good behavior. Lopez manages to escape in Columbia resume the old practice managing to make at least 4 victims per week, mostly young women. He is again caught and imprisoned, but just like the first time managed to get out for good behavior.
Garavito is not as famous as its rivals above, but is at least as sadistic. Colombian is responsible for the deaths of at least 300 children. For 173 cases Colombian accused to justice more than 1,300 years in prison (in Columbia penalties cumulate), and for the rest, there are still lawsuits. However, his lawyers managed to commute the sentence to just 30 years, managed to seize some “loopholes” that the law provides. Garavito violates their victims and then decapitate them.
Dahmer killed 17 people between 1978 and 1991. He committed heinous crimes and was found accused of necrophilia and cannibalism. He committed his first murder when he was 18 years old. Steven Hicks, a climber of 19 years, whom he killed after he invited him to his home. In 1988 he was arrested for sexually molesting a 13 years’ old boy. He did 10 months in prison and was released. Short after his release, he began horrible crimes! He killed a boy of 14, then another 19 years. He beheaded him, while retaining its skull as a souvenir! He continued to commit crimes until he was caught by the police and sentenced to life imprisonment of total 937 years in prison! On November 28, 1994, Dahmer and another cellmate, Jesse Anderson, were beaten to death by another inmate, Christopher Scarver, while they were in the gym.
Albert Fish, another deadly name in the list of serial killers. Fish molested more than 100 children and killed at least five of them! Testimonies’ crimes are downright terrifying. Fish used to torment his victims before killing them. He used to pluck their eyes out, cut them mouth from ear to ear and let them bleed to death. He confessed before his execution he used to rape and then eat his victims!
Chikatilo was another name in the list of serial killers. He was an Ukrainian serial killer, nicknamed the Butcher of Rostov or “red rapist”. He killed at least 53 women and children between 1978 and 1990. After raping his favorite girls (below 15), he used to kill them. He stopped his hateful crimes for a while, then after a silence, he started this killing again. This time, he killed seven boys and two women between January and November 1990. He was caught while trying to lure other children and was indicted in 1992. At trial, he used to kept in a cage to be defended by reacting families of his victims because relatives of those killed by Chikatilo, used to curse and threaten him throughout the process. They used to plead authorities to release him to run so that they can initiate the same butchery with him! He was sentenced to death by firing squad! On February 14, 1994, was executed.