List of Pairs of Serial Killers
Who are these serial killers and what motivates them to kill another human being? We really don’t know. But what we do know is that as humans, we are capable of some horrible things. Take these torture devices which are meant to impose the most pain possible. What sort of mind comes up with such terrible devices for the specific reason of torture? Serial killers in disguise maybe? Who knows? These are most evil pair of serial killers.
1. Ian Brady and Myra Hindley
Between 1963 and 1965, Ian Brady and Myra Hindley killed five children, in Greater Manchester, England. The victims were about 10 to 17 years old and were sexually assaulted before being murdered. Three of the victims were found in graves dug and the last victim’s body was found at Brady’s house. The location of the 4th victim, Keith Bennett remains mysterious. Both Brady and Hindley were sent to life imprisonment. Hindley died in prison in 2002 while Brady has been under the maximum security Ashworth Hospital.
2. Fred and Rose West
In 1967 to 1987 Fred West and his wife Rose raped, tortured and murdered of 11 young women and girls. They both were finally caught and charged in 1994 after police obtained a search warrant and found several human bones buried in the garden and under the floor sheets of their home. During his hearing, Fred West hanged himself earlier to find guilty. In 1995 Rose was jailed for lifetime having been found guilty on 10 counts of murder.
3. Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono
Late 1977 to early 1978 cousins Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono carried out a period of terror in California. They cousins kidnapped, raped and killed 10 girls the ages of 12 to 28, strangling each victim in the hills above Los Angeles. The method of killing of cousins’ led to them being known as ‘the Hillside Stranglers’. Bianchi tried to play faking mental illness, so instead agreed to plead guilty and testify against Buono. Both were punished to life imprisonment. In 2002 Buono died of a heart attack in his cell.
4. Larry Bittaker and Roy Norris
Lawrence Bittaker and Roy Norris, are known as ‘The Tool Box Killers’ are two American serial killers who together murdered five young women in California in 1979. Bittaker and Norris attracted victims into their van and drove them to private areas where they both raped and tortured them horrifically before murdering them. In 1981 Bittaker and Norris were charged with murder, kidnapping and rape. Bittaker was punished to death. Norris was spared execution in return for his witness against Bittaker and sentenced to 45 years in prison.