Murderers intrigue us because it’s an act that most people would never even contemplate of doing. However, throughout human history there have been many brutal, heinous and malicious acts performed on another person.
The topic of murder seems to be a popular one these days. If you turn on Netflix, a lot of the hit shows have something to do with a murder. There are a number of classic movies that are all murder or serial killer related. Something about the mystery aspect or the creepiness makes people want to know more. There are so many well-known murder cases that everyone’s familiar with, but did you know there are a bunch of equally interesting but obscure ones? Most people know about Jack the Ripper, Charles Manson, and John Wayne Gacey but what about Jerry Brudos or Belle Gunness? Here are some extremely creepy murder cases you’ve probably never heard of. Some of them aren’t even solved yet while other investigations have been led to fruition. We’re pretty sure that after you read all of them, you’ll hope at least one turns into a movie or a Netflix hit. Just a heads up, some of these are brutal.
- Known as The Acid Bath Murderer, John George Haigh was a murderer in the UK in the 1940s. He dissolved his victims in baths of acid. He thought that by getting rid of the bodies, he wouldn’t get caught. Unfortunately for him, there was still a ton of evidence that showed he killed six people.