Lydia Trueblood

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
The Black Widow6FemaleCaucasianUSAStationaryCriminal EnterpriseUnknown (Pocatello, Idaho)Unknown

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Forensic Studies 004: The Black Widow

on May 24th, 2011 in Forensic Studies, Forensics, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Lydia Trueblood got the name The Black Widow for poisoning five of her husbands, her brother-in-law and her baby girl, all for life insurance money (Montaldo, C. 2011). Lydia Trueblood was less than attractive yet something about her seemed to capture the attention of men. At the age of 19,…

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