This bloke was undertaking when he hit the barrier.
Two men died tragically on the Veracruz-Cosamaloapan motorway in the section Tierra Blanca. It is reported by Capufe rescue authorities that the driver fell asleep at the wheel. The vehicle went off road and hit a tree at high speed.
Joe ‘The Cannibal’ Metheny’s vile boasts made him one of America’s most despicable killers. Vile Joe Metheny sold his victims’ flesh in a sandwich van MEAT the man whose sick murder spree horrified America – Joe ‘The Cannibal’ Metheny.Morbidly obese and with a bloodlust few have rivalled, Metheny has admitted to at least eight murders […]
CLEVELAND – The Ohio childhood home of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, available for rent in time for the Republican National Convention this summer, could have been had for $8,000 a month until Friday afternoon, when the price went up and references to the infamous criminal came down.
Jerry Brudos, (31 January 1939 – 28 March 2006) was a serial killer and a necrophiliac also known as “The Lust Killer” and “Shoe Fetish Slayer”.
Serial killer and paedophile Angus Sinclair has been jailed for life for the murder and rape of two 17-year-olds in 1977. Sinclair, 69, brutally killed Christine Eadie and Helen Scott, who were both 17, after a night out at Edinburgh’s World’s End pub 37 years ago.Their bodies were found the following day in East Lothian. They […]
Between 1964 and 1965 six women were found dead in and around the River Thames. All of them had worked as prostitutes, all had been strangled and all were naked, leading to their description as the ‘Nude Murders. Two months later on April 8 Irene Lockwood, 26, was found a few hundred yards upstream on […]
Eugen Weidmann (February 5, 1908–June 17, 1939) was the last person to be publicly executed in France. Weidmann was born in Frankfurt am Main to the family of an export businessman, and went to school there. He was sent to live with his grandparents at the outbreak of World War I; during this time he […]
Have you ever wondered what a vampire’s grave would look like? In the British Isles, one supposed vampire has been dead for over a century, but his grave is still surrounded by chains and concrete. According to legend, 54-year-old Matthew Halsall died in Castletown, Isle of Man, in 1854.
A family gathering to mourn the death of a relative were shocked to tears and fainting when the deceased man in question pitched up at his own funeral on Tuesday. In a bizarre case of mistaken identity, news of car washer Gilberto Araujo’s murder had been relayed to the family by local police in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Sunday. Shortly after, when the wayward vagabond’s brother was called into the morgue to make a positive identification on the body, he saw his brother lying on the table and took the corpse home so his family could hold a wake.
First edition of My Experiences as an Executioner by James Berry (1892). A particularly uncommon and interesting book, My Experiences as an Executioner is the memoir of James Berry (1852–1913), the UK’s first truly literate hangman, and the first to write and speak publicly about his position. Frontispiece portrait of James Berry. Read More