Leonard Lake and Charles Ng were a pair of serial killers responsible for as many as 25 murders. They not hesitant to abduct entire families. After killing the men and children to get them out of the way, they would hold the women captive in a custom-built room in a bunker at Lake's ranch, tie them up and torture and rape them, videotaping each other while doing so. After killing the victims by either strangling or shooting them, they would often bury them in shallow graves on the property.
Charles Ng and Leonard Lake A Chinese-American serial killer, Charles Ng is believed to have raped, tortured and murdered between 11 and 25 victims with his accomplice Leonard Lake at Lake’s ranch in Calaveras County, California. They filmed themselves raping and torturing their victims. Their crimes became known in 1985 when Lake committed suicide after being arrested and Ng was caught shoplifting at a hardware store.
Wilseyville Ranch, Calaveras County, Calif.: Lake and Ngs House of Horrors Leonard Lake (left) Charles Ng Two of Californias most notorious serial killers might have continued their gruesome work undiscovered had one of them not been caught shoplifting at a Bay Area lumberyard
Leonard Lake & Charles Ng -Abducted women, used them as sex slaves, and then murdered them, together with any men, women, and children who got in their way. Leonard Lake committed suicide upon arrest, but Charles Ng was later convicted of killing 11 people. Between 1982 and 1985, Lake and Ng were believed to have abducted and killed as many as 25 victims, as evidenced by human remains found on Lake's California ranch.