Milton Johnson an American serial killer known as The Weekend Murderer. In 1983, Johnson killed at least ten victims in Will County, Illinois. In 1983, Johnson murdered two victims on a roadside turn-around, two police officers arrived at the scene and were shot by Johnson. Johnson shot two other motorist, one victim survived suffering six gunshot wounds. A day after the shooting Jackson shot a male victim and abducted his girlfriend. The girlfriend was raped stabbed and left for death. She later survived, alerted authorities and identified her attacker. He also killed four women in a Joliet ceramics shop in 1983. In 1986, Milton Johnson was sentenced to death and is currently being held at the Menard Correctional Center in Chester, Illinois.
Serial Killer Milton Johnson (aka) The Weekend Murderer, was active for 1 year in 1983, known to have ( 10 confirmed / 17 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Milton Johnson was born on May 15th 1950 in Joliet, city in Illinois, United States.
Johnson a heterosexual male citizen of the United States of America.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
In 1983 (Age 32/33) Milton Johnson started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to torture, rape, and murder his victims. Milton Johnson used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself, alone recently released from prison, where Johnson was known to work as a serial killer.
He was arrested on March 9th 1984 (Age 33), convicted on January 28th 1986 (Age 35), sentenced to death commuted to life in prison at the Menard Correctional Center in Chester, Illinois, US. Johnson was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Milton Johnson has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 3 years ago.
The unlawful killing of two or more victims by the same offender(s), in separate events. Serial Killer as defined by the FBI at the 2005 symposium.
Rape is usually defined as having sexual intercourse with a person who does not want to, or cannot consent.
Torture is when someone puts another person in pain. This pain may be physical or psychological. Tourturers touture their victims.
|Nickname:||The Weekend Murderer|
|Victims:||10 - 17|
|Years Active:||1983 - 1983|
|Ages Active:||32/33 - 32/33|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1950 -|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♉ Taurus |
Apr 20 - May 21
|Living With:||himself, alone recently released from prison|
|D.O.B.:||May 15, 1950|
|Birth Location:||Joliet, city in Illinois, United States|
|Arrested:||Mar 9, 1984 (Age 33)|
|Convicted:||Jan 28, 1986 (Age 35)|
|Sentence:||death commuted to life in prison|
|Prison Location:||the Menard Correctional Center in Chester, Illinois, US|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 11 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Milton Johnson. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|May 15 1950||Milton Johnson was born in Joliet, city in Illinois, United States. #19500515|
|May 15 1970|
|May 15 1980|
|Milton Johnson started his serial killing spree. #1983|
|Milton Johnson ended his serial killing spree. #1983|
|Mar 09 1984|
|Milton Johnson arrested. #19840309|
|Jan 28 1986|
|Milton Johnson was convictedand sentenced to death commuted to life in prison at the Menard Correctional Center in Chester, Illinois, US. #19860128|
|May 15 1990|
|May 15 2000|
|May 15 2010|
|May 15 2020|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Milton Johnson (1983-1983).
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|kill at victims home||TRUE||323|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
Milton Johnson (born May 15, 1950) is an American serial killer who committed up to ten known murders in Will County, Illinois. An abundance of evidence linked him to the crimes, including the murder of two police officers.
Milton Johnson is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database