Frankford Slasher

  Active for 6 years
(1985-1990) in United States




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Frankford Slasher Allegedly responsible for nine murders in the Frankford neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Leonard Christopher was convicted of one murder; another murder was committed in same style while he was incarcerated; believed to still be at large.

Frankford Slasher Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Frankford Slasher, was active for 6 years between 1985-1990, known to have ( 8 confirmed / 9 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States

In 1985 Frankford Slasher started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims.

Profile Completeness: 27%
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Frankford Slasher has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 5 years ago.

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Updated: 2018-10-09 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Frankford Slasher
Nickname: N/A
Victims: 8 - 9
Years Active: 1985 - 1990
Active Countries: United States
Gender: Male
Sexual Preference: N/A
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Children: N/A
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Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
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Mother: N/A
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Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
2 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Frankford Slasher

The 2 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Frankford Slasher. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Frankford Slasher started his serial killing spree. #1985
Frankford Slasher ended his serial killing spree. #1990

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Books that Mention Frankford Slasher

Book: The Serial Killer Files (mentions serial killer Frankford Slasher)
Harold Schechter
The Serial Killer Files
Book: Expiration Date (mentions serial killer Frankford Slasher)
Duane Swierczynski
Expiration Date
Book: Dead Before Dark (mentions serial killer Frankford Slasher)
Wendy Corsi Staub
Dead Before Dark
Book: The Mammoth Book of Killers at Larg... (mentions serial killer Frankford Slasher)
Nigel Cawthorne
The Mammoth Book of Killers at Large
Book: Causes Unknown (mentions serial killer Frankford Slasher)
Leslie Alan Horvitz
Causes Unknown
Book: Myths and Mysteries of Pennsylvania (mentions serial killer Frankford Slasher)
Kara Hughes
Myths and Mysteries of Pennsylvania
Book: The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Frankford Slasher)
Michael Newton
The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers
Book: The Encyclopedia of Unsolved Crimes (mentions serial killer Frankford Slasher)
Michael Newton
The Encyclopedia of Unsolved Crimes

10 Books that mention Serial Killer
Frankford Slasher

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
0345472004 The Serial Killer Files 20
1429985275 Expiration Date 1
1420111299 Dead Before Dark 1
1780333625 The Mammoth Book of Kille... 11
1480444707 Causes Unknown 1
0762791063 Myths and Mysteries of Pe... 1
0816069875 The Encyclopedia of Seria... 108
1438119143 The Encyclopedia of Unsol... 29
1478742488 What I've Learned 1
1453544976 God's Revenge 1

The Frankford Slasher is the name given by the media to a possible serial killer who operated in and around the neighborhood of Frankford in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from 1985 to 1990. Leonard Christopher was convicted in the murder of one of the nine supposedly linked victims, but the others remain unsolved. All the victims were sexually assaulted and stabbed to death.

External References
  1. Q4493169 on, Retrieved on Oct 9, 2018.
Internal References

Frankford Slasher is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #99 of 327[ Page 7 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  2. #236 of 651[ Page 16 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #257 of 651[ Page 18 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  4. #550 of 651[ Page 37 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  5. #619 of 651[ Page 42 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
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