Kenneth McDuff

The Broomstick Killer

  Active for 27 years
(1966-1992) in United States

9

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

14

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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Kenneth McDuff Known as "The Broomstick Killer"; death sentence for 1966 triple-murder commuted; killed three days after 1989 parole and ten further times in Waco, Texas until 1992. Executed by lethal injection by the state of Texas on November 17, 1998.

Kenneth McDuff Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Kenneth McDuff (aka) The Broomstick Killer, was active for 27 years between 1966-1992, known to have ( 9 confirmed / 14 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States

Kenneth McDuff was born on March 21st 1946 in Rosebud,.

Kenneth McDuff a male citizen of the United States of America. He took an intelligence quotient test before or after his crimes, Kenneth McDuff had an IQ of 92.

In 1966 (Age 19/20) Kenneth McDuff started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims.

Kenneth McDuff died on November 17th 1998 (Age 52), cause of death: capital punishment, Executed by lethal injection at Texas.

Profile Completeness: 46%
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Kenneth McDuff has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 9 months ago.

Kenneth McDuff a known:

Kenneth McDuff
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2018-10-09 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Kenneth McDuff
Nickname: The Broomstick Killer
Victims: 9 - 14
Years Active: 1966 - 1992
Ages Active: 19/20 - 45/46
Active Countries: United States
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span: 1946 - 1998
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: United States of America
Sexual Preference: N/A
Astrological Sign: Aries
Mar 20 - Apr 20
Birth Month: March
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Mar 21, 1946
Given Name: Kenneth
Birth Location: Rosebud,
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Rasied By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
IQ: 92
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Incarceration
Arrested: N/A
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: N/A
Prison Location: N/A
Executed: Nov 17, 1998 (Age 52)
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: Nov 17, 1998 (Age 52)
Manner of Death: capital punishment
Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection
Death Location: Texas
Killed In Prison: TRUE
Suicide: FALSE
8 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Kenneth McDuff

The 8 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Kenneth McDuff. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Mar 21 1946Kenneth McDuff was born in Rosebud, .  #19460321
1966
(Age 19/20)
Kenneth McDuff started his serial killing spree. #1966
Mar 21 1966
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
Mar 21 1976
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
Mar 21 1986
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
1992
(Age 45/46)
Kenneth McDuff ended his serial killing spree. #1992
Mar 21 1996
(Age 50)
50th Birthday
Nov 17 1998
(Age 52)
Kenneth McDuff was executed. cause of death: capital punishment, Executed by lethal injection at Texas. #19981117
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15 Books that mention Serial Killer
Kenneth McDuff

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1903402700 Talking with Serial Kille... 7
1843586177 Talking with Serial Kille... 7
1574410296 A Sniper in the Tower 1
1429952776 Texas Tough 1
1574410725 Bad Boy from Rosebud 1
0312981252 Bad Boy 1
1574415085 Bad Boy from Rosebud 1
1569756198 Serial Killers, Up Close... 6
0451407482 Mama's Boy 1
0812589637 Worse Than Death 1
152397124x Broomstick Murderer 1
029275213x The Rope, The Chair, and... 1
0198504519 Introduction to Symplecti... 1
029270478x Crime in Texas 1
0292713010 Lethal Injection 1

Kenneth Allen McDuff (March 21, 1946 – November 17, 1998) was an American serial killer. He was convicted in 1966 of murdering 16-year-old Edna Sullivan; her boyfriend, 17-year-old Robert Brand; and Brand's cousin, 15-year-old Mark Dunnam, who was visiting from California. They were all strangers whom McDuff abducted after noticing Sullivan; she was repeatedly raped before having her neck broken with a broomstick.

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External References
  1. Kenneth McDuff on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Kenneth Allen McDUFF on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  3. Rorey Senger, Emily Healy, Kenneth Allen McDuff on maamodt.asp.radford.edu, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  4. Q1738884 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Oct 9, 2018.
  5. The Broomstick Killer on www.alcatrazeast.com, Retrieved on Jan 10, 2019.
Internal References

Kenneth McDuff is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #11 of 37 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in March
  2. #14 of 41 [ Page 1 ] of Aries Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #20 of 649 [ Page 2 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  4. #43 of 72 [ Page 3 ] of serial killers sorted by IQ Level
  5. #81 of 326 [ Page 6 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  6. #206 of 649 [ Page 14 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #395 of 649 [ Page 27 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  8. #446 of 649 [ Page 30 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
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