Samuel John Dieteman

Demographic Info

One of the Phoenix Serial ShootersConvicted of 2MaleCaucasianUSATerritorialPersonal Cause?1975/10/17n/a

Samuel John Dieteman was born in 1976, in the United States.

There is not a lot of information regarding Dieteman’s childhood or upbringing. Prior to his murder series, Dieteman was known for committing petty crimes around the Arizona and Minnesota. Dieteman met his partner in crime, Dale Hausner, in April of 2006. Together the two should shoot dogs, horses and people. It was also discovered that in June of 2006 they had set fire to 2 Wal-Mart stores, which cause over $25 million in damage and losses.

Dieteman’s murder series began in May of 2006, at the age of 30, and ended in the same year. The two did not have a preference in murdering men or women, but the murders that Dieteman was charged with were for female victims. They had both been shot to death. The victims wee left at the scene of the crime.

On August 3, 2006 Hausner and Dieteman were arrested. Investigators had their tapped phone lines and were able to gather enough evidence against them that tied them to the crimes. Dieteman pleaded guilty to two murders and was later found guilty. He was sentenced to life imprisonment. Dieteman’s partner, Hausner, was found guilty of 80 crimes out of the 86 he had been originally charged with. He was sentenced to death by lethal injection.

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Dale Hausner Waives Appeals

on September 11th, 2012 in Serial Killers by | 1 Comment

Convicted serial murderer Dale Shawn Hausner has sent a hand written letter to the Arizona Supreme Court asking that all future appeals regarding his death sentence be waived, and that a warrant for his execution be issued. With testimony from accomplice Samuel J. Dieteman, Hausner was convicted of six murder…

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Victims of Samuel John Dieteman

on May 7th, 2010 in Serial Killers, Victimology by | No Comments

Samuel John Dieteman was found guilty for murdering two people. We currently have information on both of his victims. Claudia Gutierrez-Cruz Claudia, age 20, was murdered on May 2, 2006. She was shot by Dieteman as Dale Hausner drove. Robin Blasnek Robin, age 22, was murdered on July 30, 2006….

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