|2+||Male||Caucasian||Great Britain||Territorial||Unknown||1968/05/17 (London, Great Britain)||n/a|
|Bus Stop Killer, The: Milly Dowler, Her Murder and the Full Story of the Sadistic Serial Killer Levi Bellfield||Geoffrey Wansell||Amazon, Kindle eBook|
Levi Bellfield was born on May 17, 1968, in Isleworth, Greater London, England. He had two brothers and a sister. At the age of 10, Bellfield’s father died of a heart attack, which left his mother to take care of the family. Prior to his murder series, Bellfield had been convicted of burglary, assaulting a police officer, theft and many driving offences.
Bellfield’s murder series began in 2003, at the age of 35, and ended in 2004. All of his victims were females between the ages of 13 and 22. it is believed that Bellfield would drive his van around bus stops to try to pick up women, but if they were not interested in him, he would beat them. Each of his murder victims were beaten to death with a bunt object. During his murder series he also attempted to murder a woman by running her over with his van twice. The victims were typically left at the scene of the crime, the victim Milly Dowler was an exception as her remains were not found until 6 months later.
On November 22, 2004, Bellfield was arrested for the murders of 2 victims and the attempted murder of another victim. He was found guilty of the murders and attempted murder and sentenced to life imprisonment on February 25, 2008. He was later charged with another count of murder and sentenced to life imprisonment. Although Bellfield was found guilty of 3 murders and an attempted murder, it is believed that he may have been involved in other attacks and murders in England.
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