serial murderer

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Noun1.serial murderer - someone who murders more than three victims one at a time in a relatively short intervalserial murderer - someone who murders more than three victims one at a time in a relatively short interval
liquidator, manslayer, murderer - a criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being)
spree killer - a serial killer whose murders occur within a brief period of time
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State prosecutor Abdul Rauf Wattoo had originally requested the court for a 15-day physical remand so that investigators could interrogate the suspect, believed to be a serial murderer and rapist, about his alleged involvement in other similar cases.
Detective Sergeant Marcella Backland is troubled by the seeming resurface of a serial murderer, known as the Grove Park Killer.
SERIAL murderer Rose West spends her days listening to Radio 4 with a new chum.
The frail serial murderer, who once revelled in terrorising women and girls, cuts a pathetic figure at Saughton jail in Edinburgh as he hides himself away from other TURN TO PAGE 5 FROM PAGE ONE cons revolted by his crimes.
The Silence of the Lambs" is a New York Times bestselling classic about a serial murderer who's stalking - and killing - women and the psychiatrist, who's also a killer and is locked up in a hospital for the criminally insane, that's been tapped to help the FBI track and capture the murderer.
Now we have the beginnings of a serial murderer, and other bodies begin turning up.
They actually like the serial murderer who is about to ruin their daughter's life.
The Fall became BBC Two's biggest drama series to launch in eight years when it first aired last year and picks up where series one left off, with Gillian Anderson at the helm as Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson continuing her increasingly desperate hunt for Jamie Dornan as serial murderer Spector.
The other attraction, Zodiac Killer, is based on the eponymous 1970s serial murderer who gripped the entire Bay Area by blackmailing the media.
Time will tell as Willa is slowly drawn into the mystery surrounding the serial murderer Hollywood Killer, and clues lead her to places she does not want to go, clues seemingly provided by unknown, maybe unfriendly, spirits drawn by the portal meant for her dad.
Russell Edwards, 48, who describes himself as an "armchair detective," believes he has identified the infamous Victorian serial murderer for the first time.
THE Ghaziabad sessions court has issued a death warrant against Nithari serial murderer Surendra Kohli in the Rimpa Haldar ( 16) murder case.