Friday, November 21, 2014
Serial Killers - Gary Ridgway (The Green River Killer)
Gary Ridgway was a truck painter who confessed to killing 71 women from 1982 to 2000. He was the United States most prolific serial killer and was also known as The Green River Killer. He almost exclusively targeted escorts from Seattle. Once there, he would proposition a prostitute, drive to the banks of the Green River, and strangle her to death. After murdering his victim he would dump her body near the nearby water. Suspected of killing over 90 victims, confessed to 71, convicted of 49.