Henry Louis Wallace

The Taco Bell Strangler

  Active for 5 years
(1990-1994) in United States

9

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

10

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  7. Cognitive Ability
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  9. Death
  10. 9 Timeline Events
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  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 13 Books About Henry Louis Wallace
  14. 4 External References
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Henry Louis Wallace an American serial killer and rapist known as the Taco Bell Strangler. Wallace confessed to the murders of ten women in Charlotte, North Carolina. He would rape strangle or stab his victims prior to murdering them. Wallace was a supervisor at Taco Bell, some of his victims were his employees at Taco Bell in Charlotte, North Carolina. In 1997, Wallace was convicted on nine counts of murder and was sentenced to nine death sentences. Henry Louis Wallace is awaiting execution at Central Prison in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Henry Louis Wallace Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Henry Louis Wallace (aka) The Taco Bell Strangler, was active for 5 years between 1990-1994, known to have ( 9 confirmed / 10 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States

Henry Louis Wallace was born on November 4th 1965 in Barnwell, South Carolina, US. He was raised by his mother, Lottie Mae Wallace. He was raised as a only child and had no siblings. His father, a married school teacher who walked out on Lottie when he found out she was pregnant. His mother, Lottie Mae Wallace, a single mother working as a textile worker.

Henry Louis Wallace a heterosexual male citizen of the United States of America. He completed 14 years of school, attended some college, no degree received. He married Maretta Brabham in 1985, married a former prison nurse, Rebecca Torrijas in 1998 while in custody. He had at least one child.

Prior to his spree he had killed, commited crimes, and served time in jail. He was known to abuse drugs.

In 1990 (Age 24/25) Henry Louis Wallace started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, strangle, stalk, rape, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself, alone in Charlotte, North Carolina US, where he was known to work as a serial killer.

He was arrested on March 13th 1994 (Age 28), convicted on January 7th 1997 (Age 31), sentenced to death at Central Prison in Raleigh, North Carolina, US. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.

Profile Completeness: 92%
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Henry Louis Wallace has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 2 months ago.

Henry Louis Wallace a known:

Henry Louis Wallace
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-05-13 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Henry Louis Wallace
Nickname: The Taco Bell Strangler
Victims: 9 - 10
Years Active: 1990 - 1994
Ages Active: 24/25 - 28/29
Active Countries: United States
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span: 1965 -     
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: United States of America
Sexual Preference: heterosexual
Astrological Sign: Scorpio
Oct 23 - Nov 22
Birth Month: November
Marital Status: married Maretta Brabham in 1985, married a former prison nurse, Rebecca Torrijas in 1998 while in custody
Children: at least one child
Living With: himself, alone in Charlotte, North Carolina US
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Nov 4, 1965
Given Name: Henry
Birth Location: Barnwell, South Carolina, US
Birth Order: 1st of 1
Siblings: no siblings
Rasied By: his mother, Lottie Mae Wallace
Birth Category: only child
Mother: Lottie Mae Wallace, a single mother working as a textile worker
Father: a married school teacher who walked out on Lottie when he found out she was pregnant

Cognitive Ability
IQ: N/A
Highest School: 14 years of school
Highest Degree: some college, no degree

Incarceration
Arrested: Mar 13, 1994 (Age 28)
Convicted: Jan 7, 1997 (Age 31)
Sentence: death
Prison Location: Central Prison in Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: TRUE
Previous Prison: FALSE

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
9 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Henry Louis Wallace

The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Henry Louis Wallace. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Nov 04 1965Henry Louis Wallace was born in Barnwell, South Carolina, US.  #19651104
Nov 04 1985
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
1990
(Age 24/25)
Henry Louis Wallace started his serial killing spree. #1990
1994
(Age 28/29)
Henry Louis Wallace ended his serial killing spree. #1994
Mar 13 1994
(Age 28)
Henry Louis Wallace arrested. #19940313
Nov 04 1995
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
Jan 07 1997
(Age 31)
Henry Louis Wallace was convicted and sentenced to death at Central Prison in Raleigh, North Carolina, US.  #19970107
Nov 04 2005
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
Nov 04 2015
(Age 50)
50th Birthday
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ANSWERED
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Boolean Questions:
Killer
Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
drug abuse TRUE 222
previous crimes TRUE 361
previous jail TRUE 345
previous killed TRUE 207
kill at victims home TRUE 316
used weapon TRUE 445
rape TRUE 444
stalk TRUE 410
strangle TRUE 434
robbed TRUE 411
living with children FALSE 264
father drug abuse FALSE 189
mother drug abuse FALSE 191
problems in school FALSE 217
teased in school FALSE 214
physically defect FALSE 295
speach defect FALSE 295
head injury FALSE 294
physically abused FALSE 226
psychologically abused FALSE 219
sexually abused FALSE 221
alcohol abuse FALSE 221
psychologist FALSE 254
forensic hospital FALSE 253
previous prision FALSE 330
kill at killers home FALSE 313
used gun FALSE 444
torture FALSE 418
blindfold FALSE 356
bound FALSE 398
sex with body FALSE 423
mutilated FALSE 437
ate part of body FALSE 442
drank blood FALSE 433
posed body FALSE 357
totem body part FALSE 358
totem personal item FALSE 347


Books that Mention Henry Louis Wallace

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Book: Serial Killer Rapists (mentions serial killer Henry Louis Wallace)
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Book: Taboo (mentions serial killer Henry Louis Wallace)
Casey Hill
Taboo
Book: The Serial Killer Files (mentions serial killer Henry Louis Wallace)
Harold Schechter
The Serial Killer Files
Book: Evil Eyes (mentions serial killer Henry Louis Wallace)
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Evil Eyes
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Book: Wanted Undead or Alive (mentions serial killer Henry Louis Wallace)
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Wanted Undead or Alive
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13 Books that mention Serial Killer
Henry Louis Wallace

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1733630600 Serial Killer Stranglers 164
1733630619 Serial Killer Rapists 266
1849833737 Taboo 1
0345472004 The Serial Killer Files 20
0786037806 Evil Eyes 9
0307765652 Thirteen Ways of Looking... 1
0806534338 Wanted Undead or Alive 6
161423342x Wicked Charlotte 1
1305446348 Serial Murderers and Thei... 27
1456745468 The Homicidal Handyman of... 2
1439851557 Creating Cultural Monster... 9
0786451831 Encyclopedia of Capital P... 3
1285401689 Serial Murderers and thei... 8

Henry Louis Wallace (born November 4, 1965), also known as "The Taco Bell Strangler", is an American serial killer who killed ten women in Charlotte, North Carolina, and is awaiting execution at Central Prison in Raleigh.

Wikipedia
External References
  1. Q16196323 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Oct 24, 2018.
  2. Henry Louis Wallace on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Oct 24, 2018.
  3. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Henry Louis WALLACE on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Oct 24, 2018.
  4. Joseph Geringer, Henry Louis Wallace on pages.uncc.edu, Retrieved on Oct 25, 2018.
Internal References

Henry Louis Wallace is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #16 of 41 [ Page 2 ] of Scorpio Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  2. #16 of 52 [ Page 2 ] of Serial Killer Stalkers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #21 of 49 [ Page 2 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in November
  4. #83 of 326 [ Page 6 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  5. #92 of 248 [ Page 7 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  6. #109 of 304 [ Page 8 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #115 of 649 [ Page 8 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  8. #211 of 649 [ Page 15 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  9. #288 of 649 [ Page 20 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  10. #609 of 649 [ Page 41 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
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