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  • The house where serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer grew up and committed his first murder is for sale again in northern Ohio.
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serial killer, ohio, national/world
  • Search for possible serial killer in Va.
  • The search is on for a possible serial killer on the loose in Virginia.
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virginia, serial killer, shooting, national/world
  • All three women whose bodies were found wrapped in trash bags in a dilapidated northeast Ohio neighborhood have been identified.
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ohio, body found, missing person, serial killer, national/world
  • Police have identified the first victim of self-confessed serial killer, solving a cold case that spanned more than two decades.
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serial killer, body found, homicide, new jersey, local/state, nora muchanic
  • Detectives have long wondered what secrets serial killer John Wayne Gacy and other condemned murderers took to the grave when they were executed - mostly whether they had other unknown victims.
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  • Action News
  • Authorities say more human remains have been recovered in Northern California near the site where two victims of a convicted serial killer were recently found.
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  • Action News
  • Authorities on Sunday unearthed more skull fragments and other human remains, along with clothes, a purse and jewelry, in a well in rural Northern California, an area where a convicted serial killer said there may be 10 or more victims.
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  • Serial killer
  • The home where a serial killer dumped the remains of the 11 women he murdered was torn apart Tuesday by a demolition crew.
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  • Siblings who feared their brother was one of serial killer John Wayne Gacy's eight unidentified victims were amazed and overjoyed to learn that he's been living in Florida for decades.
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  • At least two killers dumped body parts along a remote beachfront highway, and remains discovered in recent months include the heads and limbs of two women whose torsos were found years ago in another town, a prosecutor said Monday.
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  • Police divers are resuming a search for evidence in the case of a possible serial killer on New York's Long Island.
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  • State and local police, including cadaver dogs and crime scene investigators, are heading back to a Long Island barrier island in search of possible victims of a serial killer.
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  • Police divers plan to search an inlet along a New York beach highway where 10 sets of human remains have been found.
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  • The latest two sets of remains found along a New York beach highway are human, authorities said Tuesday, bringing to 10 the number of bodies found in a search for victims of a suspected serial killer.
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  • Authorities looking for victims of a possible serial killer are wrapping up an intensive search of a seven-mile stretch along a remote New York beach highway.
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  • Serial killer
  • The killings made headlines, spurred extensive investigations and frustrated authorities for decades: A flight attendant found raped and strangled with a pair of stockings in her Manhattan apartment in 1971. A Hollywood nightspot owner's daughter whose remains were found in the woods in 1978 after she disappeared in Manhattan the year before.
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california, serial killer, national/world
  • Kensington Strangler case
  • A serial killer who police say sexually assaulted and strangled three women, and possibly attacked three others, in a neighborhood rife with drugs and prostitution might want to hope that authorities find him before the neighbors do.
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kensington strangler, homicide, serial killer, kensington, north philadelphia, pennsylvania, crime
  • Police on Thursday scoured a 10-mile stretch of a beach access road where four bodies were discovered within the past week, seeking clues or additional corpses still hidden in the sand.
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  • Investigators are considering the possibility that a serial killer may have dumped four bodies.
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