Aleksey Sukletin

The Alligator, The Vassilyevo Cannibal

  Active for 7 years
(1979-1985) in Russia




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  10. 9 Timeline Events
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  13. 14 Books About Aleksey Sukletin
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Aleksey Sukletin (Aleksey Vasilevich Sukletin) a Soviet serial killer known as The Alligator and The Vassilyevo Cannibal. Sukletin killed and cannibalized at least seven girls and women in Tatarstan from 1979 to 1985. He had a female accomplice during his crimes, Madina Nurgazizovnaya Shakirova, a native of Vasilyevo. Shakirova was sentenced to fifteen years imprisonment, she was released in 2001. In 1986, the Supreme Court of Tartarstan found Sukletin guilty of seven murders, and he was sentenced to death. In 1987, Aleksey Sukletin was executed by firing squad.

Aleksey Sukletin Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Aleksey Sukletin (aka) The Alligator, The Vassilyevo Cannibal, was active for 7 years between 1979-1985, known to have ( 7 confirmed / 7 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Russia

Aleksey Sukletin was born on March 23rd 1943 in Kazan, Soviet Union.

Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.

In 1979 (Age 35/36) Aleksey Sukletin started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, commit acts of cannibalism, torture, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. He was known to kill victims at his own home. He would keep personal items and parts of the victims body after the crime. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime. At the time of his crimes he was living with his girlfriend Madina Shakirova in Vasilyevo, where he was known to work as a serial killer.

He was arrested on June 4th 1985 (Age 42), convicted on April 18th 1986 (Age 43), sentenced to death by firing squad at a prison in Kazan, Tatar ASSR, Soviet Union. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime. Aleksey Sukletin was executed on July 29th 1987 (Age 44).

Aleksey Sukletin died on July 29th 1987 (Age 44), cause of death: executed by firing squad at a prison in Kazan, Tatar ASSR, Soviet Union.

Profile Completeness: 71%
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Aleksey Sukletin has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years ago.

Aleksey Sukletin a known:

Aleksey Sukletin
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Updated: 2019-06-30 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Aleksey Sukletin
Nickname: The Alligator, The Vassilyevo Cannibal
Victims: 7 - 7
Years Active: 1979 - 1985
Ages Active: 35/36 - 41/42
Active Countries: Russia
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span: 1943 - 1987
Gender: Male
Sexual Preference: N/A
Astrological Sign: Aries
Mar 20 - Apr 20
Birth Month: March
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: his girlfriend Madina Shakirova in Vasilyevo
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Mar 23, 1943
Given Name: Alexey
Birth Location: Kazan, Soviet Union
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Arrested: Jun 4, 1985 (Age 42)
Convicted: Apr 18, 1986 (Age 43)
Sentence: death by firing squad
Prison Location: a prison in Kazan, Tatar ASSR, Soviet Union
Executed: Jul 29, 1987 (Age 44)
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: TRUE
Previous Prison: TRUE

Death Information
Death Date: Jul 29, 1987 (Age 44)
Cause of Death: executed by firing squad
Death Location: a prison in Kazan, Tatar ASSR, Soviet Union
Killed In Prison: FALSE
Suicide: FALSE
9 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Aleksey Sukletin

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

Date Event Description
Mar 23 1943Aleksey Sukletin was born in Kazan, Soviet Union.  #19430323
Mar 23 1963
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
Mar 23 1973
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
(Age 35/36)
Aleksey Sukletin started his serial killing spree. #1979
Mar 23 1983
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
(Age 41/42)
Aleksey Sukletin ended his serial killing spree. #1985
Jun 04 1985
(Age 42)
Aleksey Sukletin arrested. #19850604
Apr 18 1986
(Age 43)
Aleksey Sukletin was convictedand sentenced to death by firing squad at a prison in Kazan, Tatar ASSR, Soviet Union.  #19860418
Jul 29 1987
(Age 44)
Aleksey Sukletinwas executed.cause of death:executed by firing squadat a prison in Kazan, Tatar ASSR, Soviet Union. #19870729
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Boolean Questions:
previous crimes TRUE 367
previous jail TRUE 352
previous prision TRUE 336
kill at killers home TRUE 320
used weapon TRUE 453
rape TRUE 453
torture TRUE 426
bound TRUE 406
mutilated TRUE 447
ate part of body TRUE 451
totem body part TRUE 365
totem personal item TRUE 354
robbed TRUE 418
suicide FALSE 225
killed in prison FALSE 218
kill at victims home FALSE 323
used gun FALSE 451
stalk FALSE 418
blindfold FALSE 363
strangle FALSE 443
sex with body FALSE 430
drank blood FALSE 442
posed body FALSE 365

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Aleksey Vasilevich Sukletin (Russian: Алексе́й Васи́льевич Сукле́тин; 1943 - 29 July 1987) was a Soviet serial killer, who along with accomplices Madina Shakirova and Anatoly Nikitin, killed and cannibalized at least seven girls and women in Tatarstan between 1979 and 1985.

External References
  1. Aleksey Sukletin on, Retrieved on Sep 16, 2018.
  2. Суклетин, Алексей Васильевич on, Retrieved on Sep 16, 2018.
  3. Q6715306 on, Retrieved on Oct 11, 2018.
Internal References

Aleksey Sukletin is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #15 of 38[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in March
  2. #20 of 42[ Page 2 ] of Aries Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #20 of 29[ Page 2 ] of Serial Killers active in Russia
  4. #21 of 43[ Page 2 ] of Serial Killer Cannibals sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #45 of 89[ Page 3 ] of Serial Killer Torturers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  6. #138 of 307[ Page 10 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #231 of 651[ Page 16 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  8. #256 of 651[ Page 18 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  9. #306 of 651[ Page 21 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  10. #578 of 651[ Page 39 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Aleksey Sukletin is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Age of Serial Killer by Date, Killers By Astrological Sign, Killers By Birth Month, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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