Michael Wayne McGray

  Active for 15 years
(1984-1998) in Canada, United States

7

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

18

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  9. Death
  10. 8 Timeline Events
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  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 13 Books About Michael Wayne McGray
  14. 5 External References
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Michael Wayne McGray a Canadian serial killer who was convicted of the murder of 6 people in the late 1990s, including the drug-related murder of Joan Hicks and her 11-year-old daughter Nina in Moncton, New Brunswick. Claims to have killed 11 others. A psychiatric report delivered to the court earlier this year suggested McGray has an extreme nervous disorder similar to Tourette's syndrome. In 2010, killed a cellmate at the the Mountain Institution medium-security prison in Agassiz, British Columbia. He claims that these demons caused his 15-year killing spree

Michael Wayne McGray Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Michael Wayne McGray, was active for 15 years between 1984-1998, known to have ( 7 confirmed / 18 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States, Canada

Michael Wayne McGray was born on July 11th 1965 in Collingwood, Ontario. He was raised by his alcoholic father and multiple reform schools. His father, alcoholic. His father abused alcohol and/or drugs. Michael Wayne McGray was sexually, and physically, and abused at some point of his life.

Michael Wayne McGray a male citizen of Canada.

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

In 1984 (Age 18/19) Michael Wayne McGray started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims.

He was convicted on March 20th 2000 (Age 34), sentenced to life imprisonment at Mountain Institution, Canada. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.

Profile Completeness: 60%
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Michael Wayne McGray has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 5 months ago.

Michael Wayne McGray a known:

Michael Wayne McGray
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-03-24 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Michael Wayne McGray
Nickname: N/A
Victims: 7 - 18
Years Active: 1984 - 1998
Ages Active: 18/19 - 32/33
Active Countries: United States, Canada
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span: 1965 -     
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: Canada
Sexual Preference: N/A
Astrological Sign: Cancer
Jun 21 - Jul 23
Birth Month: July
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Jul 11, 1965
Given Name: Michael
Birth Location: Collingwood, Ontario
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Rasied By: his alcoholic father and multiple reform schools
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: alcoholic

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

Incarceration
Arrested: N/A
Convicted: Mar 20, 2000 (Age 34)
Sentence: life imprisonment
Prison Location: Mountain Institution, Canada
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
8 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Michael Wayne McGray

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

Date Event Description
Jul 11 1965 Michael Wayne McGray was born in Collingwood, Ontario.  #19650711
1984
(Age 18/19)
Michael Wayne McGray started his serial killing spree.  #1984
Jul 11 1985
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
Jul 11 1995
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
1998
(Age 32/33)
Michael Wayne McGray ended his serial killing spree.  #1998
Mar 20 2000
(Age 34)
Michael Wayne McGray was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment at Mountain Institution, Canada .  #20000320
Jul 11 2005
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
Jul 11 2015
(Age 50)
50th Birthday
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Boolean Questions:
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Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
father drug abuse TRUE 190
physically abused TRUE 228
sexually abused TRUE 223
drug abuse TRUE 223
previous crimes TRUE 363
previous killed TRUE 207
used weapon TRUE 448
used gun FALSE 447
rape FALSE 447
torture FALSE 421
stalk FALSE 413
strangle FALSE 437
sex with body FALSE 426
mutilated FALSE 440
ate part of body FALSE 445
drank blood FALSE 436


Books that Mention Michael Wayne McGray

Book: 2015 Serial Killers True Crime Anth... (mentions serial killer Michael Wayne McGray)
RJ Parker
2015 Serial Killers True Crime Anthology, Vol...
Book: Texas Hold 'Em (mentions serial killer Michael Wayne McGray)
Kinky Friedman
Texas Hold 'Em
Book: Cold North Killers (mentions serial killer Michael Wayne McGray)
Lee Mellor
Cold North Killers
Book: Cold North Killers (mentions serial killer Michael Wayne McGray)
Lee Mellor
Cold North Killers
Book: Through the Eyes of Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Michael Wayne McGray)
Nadia Fezzani
Through the Eyes of Serial Killers
Book: Serial Murder (mentions serial killer Michael Wayne McGray)
Ronald M. Holmes
Serial Murder
Book: The Case of Valentine Shortis (mentions serial killer Michael Wayne McGray)
Martin L. Friedland
The Case of Valentine Shortis
Book: The Serial Killer Files (mentions serial killer Michael Wayne McGray)
Paul Simpson
The Serial Killer Files

13 Books that mention Serial Killer
Michael Wayne McGray

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1500505161 2015 Serial Killers True... 7
031233155x Texas Hold 'Em 1
1459701259 Cold North Killers 2
1459701240 Cold North Killers 12
1459724690 Through the Eyes of Seria... 7
1412974429 Serial Murder 26
080206728x The Case of Valentine Sho... 1
147213673x The Serial Killer Files 11
1926718054 The Penn of Denn 1
131220141x SERIAL KILLER MAGAZINE -... 11
155130211x Forbidden Desires 1
0816069875 The Encyclopedia of Seria... 108
1772123919 Keetsahnak / Our Missing... 1

Michael Wayne McGray (born July 11, 1965) is a Canadian serial killer convicted for killing seven individuals, and claims to have killed eleven others, between 1984 and 1998.

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External References
  1. Q6835245 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Mar 24, 2019.
  2. Michael Wayne McGray on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Mar 24, 2019.
  3. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Michael Wayne McGRAY on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Mar 24, 2019.
  4. Michael Wayne McGray Case on www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca, Retrieved on Mar 24, 2019.
  5. Andrew Rankin, Newly released documents point to serial killer in Brenda Way murder case on www.thechronicleherald.ca, Retrieved on Jul 13, 2019.
Internal References

Michael Wayne McGray is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #6 of 18 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in Canada
  2. #10 of 34 [ Page 1 ] of Cancer Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #13 of 41 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in July
  4. #103 of 649 [ Page 7 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  5. #122 of 326 [ Page 9 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  6. #281 of 649 [ Page 19 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #387 of 649 [ Page 26 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  8. #396 of 649 [ Page 27 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
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