Columbus Elderly Murderer


Dark Minds: The Elderly Killings (Episode 1x07)

The Columbus Elderly Murderer killed five people between the ages of 61 and 80 from 1996 to 1998. All lived within one mile of each other, and their houses showed no signs of forced entry.

Four of the five victims were strangled.

While we have not seen actual crime scene data, the tight geographic radius of the killings suggests a disorganized offender. He (or she) is most likely a local, and someone the victims knew and trusted.

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Victims of the Columbus Elderly Murderer

on February 6th, 2011 in Unsubs, Victimology by | 1 Comment

The Columbus Elderly Murderer killed five residents of Columbus, Mississippi between July 1996 and November 1998. Louise Randall Louise was 80 years old. Betty Everett Betty was 68 years old. Lawrin Wilbanks Lawrin was 75 years old. Robert Hannah Robert, 61, was a retired cafeteria worker. Mack Fowler Mack, 78,…

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