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    Johalis Castro. She was found dead and burned on September 10, 1997. She was nineteen and had emigrated from the Dominican Republic to the Bronx. She had a young daughter and was studying computer science at a community college. Her murderer, Arohn Kee, was sentenced to life in prison in January 2001.

    On her "seeking a boyfriend" profile, Dana Gray does not hesitate to reveal her murder of 3 elderly women: "I am a serial killer serving a life sentence." She seeks a guy who is willing to discover the person deep inside her, beyond the criminal, saying "I have a great sense of humor & enjoy intellectual conversation." After killing the women, she robbed them & used the money to support her shopping addiction. Among her choice of murder weapons were a telephone cord and a long fillet knife.

    Pamela Moss (Georgia). In 1997, Moss was sentenced to 10 years in prison for poisoning her mother. She was released in 2005. On March 13, 2012, she used a hammer to murder an acquaintance. She was convicted of Murder, and on August 28, 2013, she was sentenced to life in prison without parole.

    Joseph Edward Duncan III (born February 25, 1963) is an American convicted serial killer and sex offender who is currently serving multiple death sentences and life sentences in conjunction with the 1997 kidnapping and murder of Anthony Martinez of Beaumont, California, and the 2005 kidnapping and murders of members of the Groene family of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. He has also confessed but not been charged with the 1996 murder of two girls in Seattle, Washington.

    Catherine (Kate) Eddowes (14 April 1842 – 30 September 1888) was one of the victims in the Whitechapel murders. She was the second person killed in the early hours of Sunday 30 September 1888, a night which already had seen the murder of Elizabeth Stride less than an hour earlier. These two murders are commonly referred to as the "double event" and have been attributed to the mysterious serial killer known as Jack the Ripper

    Woman Gets Life in Prison for Starving and Burning Fiance’s Daughter While He was Locked Up

    Patrick Kearney confessed to killing a total of 32 young men from 1975 to 1977 and dumping their bodies on highways and desserts between Los Angeles and Mexico. He was convicted of 21 of the murders and received 21 life sentences in exchange for a full confession.

    John Norman is a serial killer who was found guilty for one of the "Michigan Murders", as they came to be called by various media sources and locals. He is allegedly responsible for all but one of the other murders. The Michigan Murders were a series of highly publicized killings in the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti area of Michigan between 1967 and 1969 that terrified Washtenaw County for over two years. The murders began with University student Mary Fleszar on July 10.

    Herman Webster Mudgett (May 16, 1861 – May 7, 1896), better known under the alias of Dr. Henry Howard Holmes, was one of the first documented American serial killers in the modern sense of the term. In Chicago at the time of the 1893 World's Fair, Holmes opened a hotel which he had designed and built for himself specifically with murder in mind, and which was the location of many of his murders. While he confessed to 27 murders his actual body count could be as high as 200.

    Rasheeda Washington. An artistic young fashion student who worked at a clothing boutique. She was killed by Ahron Kee three days after her 18th birthday.

    Beverley Gail Allitt is a well-known serial killer who murdered four children and injured nine others that were in her care while working as a pediatric nurse. Her main method of murder was to inject the child with potassium chloride or insulin. Although convicted with death in nine cases, Allit attacked thirteen children over a sixty day period before being caught red-handed. She was sentenced to life

    Joachim Kroll admitted killing Marion Kettner and gave details of 14 other murders. Kroll said that he often sliced portions of flesh from his victims to cook and eat them, claiming that he did this to save on his grocery bills. He was charged with eight murders and one attempted murder. In April 1982, after a 151-day trial, he was convicted on all counts and was given nine consecutive life sentences. He died of a heart attack in 1991 in a hospital for the criminally insane.

    Charlie Manson, who never touched his victims or murdered them

    A serial killer who confessed to several murders in the Pacific Northwest left his bloody mark on a campground outside scenic Coeur D'Alene in May 2005. Joseph Duncan III bludgeoned to death Brenda Kay Groene, 40, her fiance Mark McKenzie, 37, and Groene's son Slade, 13. He kidnapped the two younger children, Dylan, 9, and Shasta, 8. Dylan's remains were later found in Montana. Shasta was found with Duncan on July 2, 2005, after a waitress at Denny's restaurant her from flyers.

    Jack The Ripper. Tied to the murder of five women, Jack the Ripper's handiwork earned him a reputation that has extended into three centuries. More than 100 suspects have been named, but the murderer has never been identified. There are theories that the gruesome butcherings were the work of a wide-ranging plot, including a Royal coverup implicating Queen Victoria's grandson.

    DR - James Barnes was sentenced to life in prison in 1998 for the murder of his wife. Eight years later, he confessed to a murder of 1988. Naked, he had broken into the apartment of Patricia Miller and hid for hours watching her go about her day. He raped and murdered her, then set her bed on fire in an attempt to destroy DNA evidence. Barnes later confessed to the murders of Chester Whitmore and Brenda Fletcher, both of which were unsolved cases.

    Are You Smarter Than a Serial Killer?

    James Vlassakis is an Australian serial killer currently serving four consecutive terms of life imprisonment with a non-parole period of 26 years for his role in the Snowtown murders. Vlassakis confessed to four murders, including the murder of his stepbrother, David Johnson and half-brother Troy Youde.

    Christina Walters was convicted in the August 17, 1998 murder of two women age 18 and 21. The murders were done as a gang initiation and the victims were chosen at random. She is serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole on December 12, 2012.

    Paola Illera. She was thirteen and a Colombian immigrant living in East Harlem. She loved America, English, New Kids on the Block, and hopscotch. She was mature for her age and wanted to be a lawyer. She wrote poetry; she had written a poem on January 24, 1991, the day she died. She never made it home from school; she was murdered by Arohn Kee. He was not caught until 1999.

    Brittany Norwood she bludgeoned,choked and stabbed her co-worker using at least five weapon to inflict more than 330 separate wounds into her body in March 2011. She is sentenced to life in prison without parole.