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Woman allegedly killed by suspected Indian Creek Trail serial killer was homeless

It’s been nearly three months since Karen Harmeyer was found dead in a patch of Grandview woods, but her body remains unclaimed at the county morgue.

Harmeyer was the victim of an alleged serial killer, a 22-year-old Kansas City man charged with two other murders and suspected in three more, four near Indian Creek Trail in south Kansas City.

The 64-year-old Harmeyer lived in a tent in a wooded area behind a church in the 12200 block of Blue Ridge Boulevard.

Her body was found July 19 with her feet protruding from the tent by several people who checked on her regularly, according to a Grandview police report.

The report does not state how she died.

But last week, Jackson County prosecutors announced that they had charged Fredrick Scott with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in Harmeyer’s death.

Scott was previously charged with killing two men

Read more at: http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article178068321.html

Serial killer Joanna Dennehy bragged she killed four people rather …

MURDERER Joanna Dennehy has bragged she killed four people rather than the three she was jailed for.

Dennehy, who carried out the Peterborough ditch murders in 2013, said her other victim was a man like the three she stabbed to death.

 Joanna Dennehy is one of Britain's most notorious female killers
Joanna Dennehy is one of Britain’s most notorious female killers
 Dennehy was jailed after stabbing three men during a killing spree
Dennehy was jailed after stabbing three men during a killing spree

Sources said her boasts added to her aura of fear at HMP Bronzefield, Surrey.

An ex-lag said Dennehy,  serving a whole-life tariff, leads a pampered existence and has a cell full of sick fan mail.

Dennehy, 35, has had flowers delivered and received gifts including an Armani

Read more at: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/4636190/joanna-dennehy-serial-killer-victims-prison-peterborough/

Serial killer Joanna Dennehy bragged she killed four people rather than the three she was jailed for

MURDERER Joanna Dennehy has bragged she killed four people rather than the three she was jailed for.

Dennehy, who carried out the Peterborough ditch murders in 2013, said her other victim was a man like the three she stabbed to death.

 Joanna Dennehy is one of Britain's most notorious female killers
Joanna Dennehy is one of Britain’s most notorious female killers
 Dennehy was jailed after stabbing three men during a killing spree
Dennehy was jailed after stabbing three men during a killing spree

Sources said her boasts added to her aura of fear at HMP Bronzefield, Surrey.

An ex-lag said Dennehy,  serving a whole-life tariff, leads a pampered existence and has a cell full of sick fan mail.

Dennehy, 35, has had flowers delivered and received gifts including an Armani

Read more at: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/4636190/joanna-dennehy-serial-killer-victims-prison-peterborough/

Jurors to hear that serial killer’s victims were killed, burned

Anthony Kirkland appears in Hamilton County Common Pleas Court Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, for a hearing in advance of his resentencing next month.
Sam Greene/The Enquirer

Read more at: http://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2017/10/05/jurors-hear-serial-killer-anthony-kirklands-victims-were-killed-then-burned/737112001/

Jurors to hear that serial killer Anthony Kirkland’s victims were killed then burned

Anthony Kirkland appears in Hamilton County Common Pleas Court Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, for a hearing in advance of his resentencing next month.
Sam Greene/The Enquirer

Read more at: http://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2017/10/05/jurors-hear-serial-killer-anthony-kirklands-victims-were-killed-then-burned/737112001/

Serial killer Cyanide Mohan, who killed 20 women, sentenced to life in fourth case

MANGALURU: The sixth additional district and sessions judge DT Puttarangaswamy on Friday awarded life Imprisonment to Mohan alias Cyanide Mohan in connection with the murder of a victim from Puttur.

Mohan, a teacher by profession who allegedly poisoned 20 young women to death using cyanide between 2003 and 2009, was convicted in a three cases was awarded death sentence in 2013. This was the fourth case.

“The court has ordered life imprisonment and a fine of Rs 5,000 under IPC Section 302, seven years rigorous imprisonment (RI) and a fine of Rs 5,000 under Section 376, seven years RI and a fine of Rs 4,000 under Section 328, six years RI and a fine of Rs 4,000 under Section 366, five years RI and a fine of Rs 4,000 under Section 392, five years RI and a fine of Rs

Read more at: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mangaluru/serial-killer-cyanide-mohan-who-killed-20-women-sentenced-to-life-in-fourth-case/articleshow/60531133.cms

Serial killer who ‘murdered countless security personnel’ killed in Kogi

A notorious serial killer, Lukman Issah, aka Commander, has been killed by the Kogi state police command.

Lukman, according to the police, had killed six policemen and 19 Christian worshippers before he met his waterloo in an operation led by the special anti-robbery Squad (SARS).

A statement by the command’s spokesman, William Aya, said Lukman “was a vicious bloodletting, serial killer and arsonist.

“In the past years, he held forth in the crime world, leaving many deaths, robberies and arson on his trail.

“Countless number of uniformed personnel including policemen, soldiers and even prison officers posted to the state as well as other innocent Nigerians met their untimely death as they were murdered in cold blood by Lukman and his gang.”

According to the police, Lukman, who hails from Emani Clan of Obeiba-Ihima area of Okehi local government area, “enjoyed a long reign from 2001 to Sept. 3, 2017 before it was cut short”.

Crimes committed

Read more at: https://www.thecable.ng/serial-killer-murdered-countless-security-personnel-killed-kogi

Serial killer who ‘murdered countless security personnel’ killed in …

A notorious serial killer, Lukman Issah, aka Commander, has been killed by the Kogi state police command.

Lukman, according to the police, had killed six policemen and 19 Christian worshippers before he met his waterloo in an operation led by the special anti-robbery Squad (SARS).

A statement by the command’s spokesman, William Aya, said Lukman “was a vicious bloodletting, serial killer and arsonist.

“In the past years, he held forth in the crime world, leaving many deaths, robberies and arson on his trail.

“Countless number of uniformed personnel including policemen, soldiers and even prison officers posted to the state as well as other innocent Nigerians met their untimely death as they were murdered in cold blood by Lukman and his gang.”

According to the police, Lukman, who hails from Emani Clan of Obeiba-Ihima area of Okehi local government area, “enjoyed a long reign from 2001 to Sept. 3, 2017 before it was cut short”.

Crimes committed

Read more at: https://www.thecable.ng/serial-killer-murdered-countless-security-personnel-killed-kogi

‘Sick Ripper.’ Drifter Says He Killed 6 People and Slept With a Body for Weeks

(HARTFORD, Conn.) — An East Coast drifter who authorities say killed seven people in Connecticut during a 2003 series of slayings and sexual assaults while driving a van he called the “murder mobile” pleaded guilty Friday in connection with six of the slayings.

William Devin Howell, 47, pleaded guilty to six counts of murder during a hearing in New Britain Superior Court. He is expected to be sentenced to 360 years in prison on Nov. 17.

The Hampton, Virginia, native was previously convicted of manslaughter in one victim’s death and sentenced to 15 years in prison. The guilty pleas Friday confirmed that Howell is the most prolific serial

Read more at: http://time.com/4934358/connecticut-serial-killer-william-devin-howell/