John Wayne Gacy Hunting a Predator
  • Author : John Borowski
  • Release Date : 15 January 2020
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : True Crime
  • Pages : 302
  • ISBN 13 : 0997614064

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Book Description: On December 21, 1978, John Wayne Gacy was arrested. Upon an initial search of the crawlspace beneath his ranch house in Norwood Park Township, Illinois, the authorities discovered the remains of several bodies. Eventually, the skeletal remains of 29 young men were unearthed on Gacy's property. Another 4 bodies were pulled from the river where Gacy dumped them off the Smith Bridge in Channahon, Illinois, bringing the body count to 33 total. In 1978 Gacy held the title of America's most prolific serial killer. For the first time in print, John Wayne Gacy: Hunting A Predator contains the police and other legal files covering the pursuit, arrest, and confession of Gacy.

John Wayne Gacy Hunting a Predator

John Wayne Gacy Hunting a Predator

Author : John Borowski
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : True Crime
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On December 21, 1978, John Wayne Gacy was arrested. Upon an initial search of the crawlspace beneath his ranch house in Norwood Park Township, Illinois, the authorities discovered the remains of several bodies. Eventually, the skeletal remains of 29 young men were unearthed on Gacy's property. Another 4 bodies were pulled from the river ...

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