The American Serial Killer Guidebook

The American Serial Killer Guidebook

Join hosts Elton and Cherish Morgan as they investigate the lives, crimes, and motivations of America's most prolific serial killers. Visit our website www.taskg.net Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/taskg/support

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June 6, 2022 48 min

Let me start by saying that the subject in this week’s episode is innocent until proven guilty and any and all crimes discussed are crimes ALLEGED to have been committed by Perez Deshay Reed. At this point in the investigation and trial process, we are calling him the alleged Crescent Moon Killer until jurisprudence has run its course.

To date, Reed has allegedly killed 7 innocent victims who were simply unlucky enough to cross his...

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In part two of our episode, we take you on a journey into a marriage made in hell... Barely five feet tall, sweet and innocent looking, Charlene Gallego used all of her charms to beguile pretty teenage girls and young women into the back of a van, where her lethal husband, Gerald, lay waiting. A killer couple bound together by secrets, lies, and sex slave fantasies... Married multiple times and still in his early thirties, Gerald G...

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Gerald and Charlene Gallego made for terrifying partners in crime. An attractive brunette, Charlene Gallego had no trouble luring innocent youths into her car with the promise of work or marijuana. An unquenchable serial killer, Gerald Gallego would later rape and murder them at remote locations instead.

The serial killer couple terrorized the city of Sacramento for two long years before carelessness got them caught. Their Californ...

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Angel Leoncio Recendiz aka The Railroad Killer who, throughout the 90s, brutally and I mean brutally raped and murdered 16 people but is suspected of killing as many as 23 or more. He was known as The Railroad Killer because of his penchant for riding the rails around the United States choosing his victims simply based on how close to the railroad tracks their homes were.

For almost 13 years he traveled the country choosing victims...

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This week we’ll be hopping a ride in The Murder Mobile with William Devin Howell, AKA The Sick Ripper, and following his trail of bodies that ended in a wooded area behind a local dollar store. Unlike other serial killers, Howell had a ritual of, after raping his victims for hours, taking them nude and tied in the back of his van through the McDonald’s drive-thru for what he called “Their last meal” before taking them to a remote a...

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In this week's episode, we’re investigating the life and crimes of Gary Ridgway, also known as The Green River Killer who raped, strangled, and murdered at least 49 teenage girls and women. He was convicted of those 49 murders receiving 48 consecutive life sentences making him the second most prolific serial killer in US history, second only to Samuel Little who we covered in our...

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For more than 30 years, serial killer Samuel Little went undetected as he terrorized women across the country, claiming upwards of 93 victims.

Although he was not convicted of murder until 2014, Little was no stranger to law enforcement. In a crime spree that began in the 1950s, he was arrested more than 100 times on charges including kidnapping, rape, robbery, a...

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Aileen Carol Wuornos was born February 29, 1956 to Leo Pittman and Diane Wuornos. She was adopted at the age of four by her grandparents, sleeping with neighborhood boys for cigarettes, and spare change by age 11, pregnant by her grandfather's friend by 13, and homeless, turning tricks by age 15. A hard life and never finding a place to fit in led Aileen to a...

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Joseph James DeAngelo Jr. (born November 8, 1945) is an American serial killer, serial rapist, burglar, and a former police officer who committed at least 13 murders, 50 rapes, and 120 burglaries across California between 1974 and 1986. DeAngelo was responsible for at least three crime sprees throughout California, each of which spawned a different nickname in th...

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In a series of killings committed between 1982 and 1984 in the Midwest, Larry Eyler is believed to have murdered at least twenty-one teenage boys and young men. Having been sentenced to death by lethal injection for the 1984 kidnapping and murder of 16-year-old Daniel Bridges, Eyler later voluntarily confessed to the 1982 murder of 23-year-old Steven Agan in retu...

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This episode is all about a murderous necrophiliac named Jerry Brudos whose particular pathology is that he loved to play dress-up with his victims and then rape them before and after death. 

That alone isn’t really too out there but adding in the fact that he enjoyed doing these things over the course of days, secretly keeping them captive in his house while his...

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In our very first episode, Cherish and I delve into what separates serial killers from other types of killers. Many people mistakenly group serial killers, mass murderers, and spree killers into the same category but we are about to dispel those mistakes with some murderous truth. Make sure to listen to the end to ...

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