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Top 10 Unidentified Serial Killers

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Top 10 Unidentified Serial Killers

Serial killers are scary however, most of them get caught but some are able to evade the police. Here is the list of Top 10 unidentified serial killers.

10. Stoneman


Stoneman is a serial killer who murdered around 13-26 homeless people from 1985-1989 in India. He killed his victim by dropping a stone sometimes as heavy as 30 kg on victim’s head. The serial killer was first active in Bombay from 1985-1988 and targeted beggars and homeless people. In 1989 similar incidents took place in Calcutta where homeless people were killed similarly. However, when the police started arresting and questioning the suspects the murders stopped. This case is still unsolved till today.

9. Servant girl Annihilator

Servant Girl Annihilator

Servant girl Annihilator was a serial killer who was active in Texas during the years 1884 and 1885. The killer killed eight people during this period. Most of the murders took place at night when the victims were asleep. Most of the women were killed indoors expect three who were killed outdoors. There were many arrests but he killer was never caught. The murders soon stopped in 1885.

8. I-70 killer

I-70 Serial Killer

I-70 killer was a serial killer who killed store clerks in Midwest in 1992. The serial killer targeted young brunette women. All the stores were robbed and victims were shot in the back of the head. All the victims were alone in the store while the murder took place.  None of the victims were sexually assaulted and robbery might have been a secondary motive as most of the store in which shooting took place. The killer was never caught.

7. Jack the ripper

Jack the Ripper

Jack the ripper was an unidentified serial killer who operated in Whitechapel, London in 1888. The killer killed five prostitutes and mutilated their bodies. According to the mutilation the killer might have had some anatomical or surgical knowledge. The killer also sent a letter to the police claiming to be the killer with a kidney. However, the killer was never caught.

6. Freeway phantom

Freeway Phantom

Freeway phantom is an unidentified serial killer who was active in Washington D.C. from 1971 to 1972. The killer murdered six young girls most of them were sexually assaulted and strangled. A note was also found in pocket of one of his victim in which the killer challenged the police to catch him if they can. The case is still unsolved.

5. Axeman of new Orleans

Axeman of new orlean
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The Axeman of New Orleans was an unidentified serial killer who operated in New Orleans. He murdered 6-7 people in the years 1918-19. The killer didn’t carry any weapons with him he took axe from his victim’s home he usually entered through backdoor he was not a robber as he never robbed anything. Many suspects were caught but no one was ever convicted. A man who was thought to be the main suspect was shot to death by one of the victim’s wife. The crime stopped mysteriously in 1919.

4. West mesa Bone Collector

West Mesa Bone Collector

West mesa Bone Collector is a name given to a serial killer who murdered sex workers in between 2001-20015 in West Mesa, Albuquerque, New Mexico. A total of 11 bodies had been discovered in 2009.  Most of the victims were sex workers and were involved with drugs. The murders may have been due to annual state fair in which a lot of sex workers gather. The crime is still unsolved.

3. Cleveland Torso Murderer

Cleveland Torso murderer

Celeveland Torso Murderer also known as the mad butcher of Kingsbury Run. The serial killer killed around 12-20 people and was active in 1930s. The killer beheaded as dismembered his victims. Most of the victim bodies were discovered after a year which made it difficult to identify the victims. Some of the victims are still unidentified. The case is still unsolved.

2. Long Island Serial Killer

Long island serial killer

Long Island Serial Killer is an unidentified serial killer who murdered 10-16 people from 1996 to 2010. Most of the victims were prostitutes and their bodies were dumped over the period of 20 years. Police speculates that the killer might have knowledge of law enforcement or may be related to law enforcement which may have helped him to avoid been caught. The killer is still unidentified.

1. Zodiac Killer

Zodiac Killer

Zodiac Killer is an unidentified serial killer who operated from late 1960s to early 1970s in Northern California. He used to shot his victims and in letters he claimed that he was collecting slave for afterlife. There are total 5 confirmed kill by zodiac killer however, in the letter which he wrote to the police he claimed that he have killed 37 people. The letters send to the police by the Zodiac also had four ciphers but one has been solved. There were numerous suspects but the killer has not been identified.

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