Adam Leroy Lane
Adam Leroy Lane was born in North Carolina on August 7, 1964.
According to records Lane has a fairly normal childhood and no criminal record, his murders surprised his family.
His serial series is thought to have begun in 2007, at the age of 43 with the murder of Darlene Ewalt. He earned the name “Highway Killer” as he chose to murder near the highways he frequented as a truck driver. All of his victims were female, and his weapon of choice was a knife.
Lane was caught during the attempted murder of a 15 year old girl in 2007, leading police to suspect and arrest him. He was later sentenced to 50 years in New Jersey State Prison for the murder of Monica Massaro and the attempted murder of the young girl. Lane has yet to be tried and convicted for the murder of Darlene Ewalt.
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Adam Leroy Lane has been charged with the murder of one person, but is thought to be involved in an additional murder as well. We currently have information on his known victim and his alleged victim. Darlene Ewalt Lane has been accused of stabbing Darlene to death in 2007. Monica…Continue reading...