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    “The Co-ed Killer”, Edmund Kemper takes great pleasure in taking police to his secret burial sites

  • Kajun Cider

    After he killed his mother, he got in his car and drove away. Four days on the road without hearing any such broadcasts, he stopped at a phone booth in Pueblo, Colorado, called his friends at the Santa Cruz PD and confessed to his eight murders. At first, they thought it was a poor joke, but, after a few phone calls, learned that he was telling the truth. He then sat down in the car and waited for them to come and arrest him.

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A.K.A.: "The Co-ed Killer" Classification: Serial killer Characteristics: Necrophilia - Cannibalism - Dismemberment Number of victims: 10 Date of murders: 1964 / 1972 - 1973 Date of arrest: April 24, 1973 (surrenders) Date of birth: December 18, 1948 Victims profile: His grandparents / Six female hitchhikers /His mother and one of her friends Method of murder: Shooting - Hitting with a hammer Location: California, USA Status: Sentenced to life in prison on November 1973

Edmund Emil KEMPER III victims ... His grandparents / Six female hitchhikers / His mother and one of her friends

Edmund Kemper | Photos | Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers

Edmund Kemper the co-ed killer

6'9" Ed Kemper, in police custody

Edmund Emil "Big Ed" Kemper III (born December 18, 1948), also known as "The Co-ed Killer", is an American serial killer, necrophile, and cannibal who was active in California in the early 1970s. He started his criminal life by shooting both his grandparents when he was 15 years old. Kemper later killed and dismembered six female hitchhikers in the Santa Cruz area. He then murdered his mother and one of her friends before turning himself in.

Serial Killers - Edmund Emil Kemper (The Co-ed Killer) - Documentary

Edmund Emil "Big Ed" Kemper III, also known as "The Co-ed Killer" - American serial killer and necrophile who was active in California in the early 1970s. He started his criminal life by murdering his grandparents when he was 15 years old. Kemper later killed and dismembered six female hitchhikers in the Santa Cruz area. He then murdered his mother and one of her friends before turning himself in to the authorities days later.

In the early 1970s, Edmund Emil Kemper III was a necrophilia cannibal serial killer who earned the name The Co-ed Killer, after killing his mother and six women in and around Santa Cruz, California.

Edmund Emil "Big Ed" Kemper III, also known as "The Co-ed Killer", is a serial killer and necrophile who was active in California in the early 1970s killing eight women, including his mother. He started his criminal life by murdering his grandparents when he was 15 years old.