Elias Abuelazam

Elias Abuelazam Elias Abuelazam is suspected in killings and stabbings in Genesee County, Michigan, and stabbings in Leesburg, Virginia and Toledo, Ohio in the spring and summer of 2010; as well as a March 2009 homicide in Leesburg. Media has dubbed him “the serial slasher” (or alternately “the serial stabber”).

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
Accused of 4MaleArabUSANomadicPersonal Cause1976/08/28n/a

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Elias Abuelazam’s Cases Suspended Pending Appeal

on October 14th, 2012 in Alleged Serial Killers by | No Comments

The prosecution in Flint, Michigan has suspected all other cases against Elias Abuelazam until the appeal on his first degree murder conviction is resolved. Earlier this year, Abuelazam was convicted of the August 2, 2012 murder of Arnold Minor. He as been charged in two other murders and in six…

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Elias Abuelazam Found Guilty of Murder

on May 23rd, 2012 in Alleged Serial Killers by | 1 Comment

After only two hours and 23 minutes of deliberation and voting, a Flint, Michigan jury found Elias Abuelazam guilty of the murder of Arnold Minor. Prosecutors showed that Arnold’s blood was found within Abuelazam’s Chevy Blazer, and on his tennis shoes and jeans. Four victims who survived attacks described Abuelazam…

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Opening Arguments in Elias Abuelazam Trial Set for Tuesday

on May 6th, 2012 in Alleged Serial Killers by | No Comments

Opening arguments begin Tuesday in the trial for Elias Abuelazam. He is accused of having killed Arnold Minor as part of a 2010 murder series that took four lives in total. On Thursday, twelve jurors and four alternates were selected from a pool of 80 people. The selection took only…

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Trial of Elias Abuelazam Scheduled to Start May 1st

on April 4th, 2012 in Alleged Serial Killers by | No Comments

The trial of accused serial killer Elias Abuelazam is scheduled to begin May 1st in Flint, Michigan. Jury selection will begin that day for the slaying of Arnold Minor on August 2, 2010. Abuelazam is believed to have killed five people across three states. A judge ruled last fall that…

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Inmate Attempts to Poison Elias Abuelazam

on December 30th, 2010 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

An unnamied inmate was caught trying to poison Elias Abuelazam by putting oven cleaner in his food. The charge carries a penalty of up to ten years. Abuelazam is awaiting trial on three counts of murder, and six counts of attempted murder.

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Abuelazam Ordered to Stand Trial

on December 4th, 2010 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

A judge in Flint, Michigan ruled Friday that there was sufficient evidence against Elias Abuelazam to proceed. He will stand trial for the July murder of Frank Kellybrew. District Court Judge John Conover said the evidence was circumstantial, but compelling. Abuelazam is suspected in fourteen stabbings. Five of the victims…

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Elias Abuelazam Injured in Prison

on October 29th, 2010 in Law Enforcement, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Elias Abuelazam, who is awaiting trial in Genesee County, was injured Wedenesday nigh in a fight with a sergeant. He attacked the sergeant, and five deputies assisted in subduing him. He received a cut over his right eye and his left eye was puffy as a result of the scuffle….

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Additional Charges for Elias Abuelazam

on October 22nd, 2010 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

Elias Abuelazam was charged in the murders of Darwin Marshall and Frank Kellybrew on Thursday. He is suspected in two additional murders.

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Details on Elias Abuelazam Attack

on September 24th, 2010 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

Devon Rawls, a surviving victim of a stabbing attack by accused serial killer Elias Abuelazam, has told his story to The Flint Journal. Apparently, after the attack, while Rawls was recovering in the hospital, Abuelazam paid him a visit. So far, this sounds like the work of an organized serial…

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Additional Charges for Elias Abuelazam Expected Today

on September 20th, 2010 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

Elias Abuelazam, dubbed “The Serial Slasher” by the media, is a suspected in 18 stabbings in Flint, Ohio and Leesburg, Virginia. He has been charged with one count of assault with intent to commit murder for an attack on July 27. His attorney says he expects his client to be…

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