Paul Durousseau an American serial killer and rapist known as The Jacksonville Strangler. Durousseau murdered seven young women, including two who were pregnant, in the southeastern United States. He would gain entrance to the victim's home, bound, rape and strangle the victims to death. Durousseau's DNA was found at one of the crime scenes. Witnesses reported seeing the last two victims with a taxi driver that fit Durousseau's description on the night they disappeared. Paul Durousseau was arrested and charged with five counts of murder in 2003 and sentenced to death in 2007. Paul Durousseau's death sentence was overturned in 2017.
Serial Killer Paul Durousseau (aka) The Jacksonville Strangler, was active for 7 years between 1997-2003, known to have ( 7 confirmed / 9 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Paul Durousseau was born on August 11th 1970 in Beaumont, county seat of Jefferson County, Texas, United States. He was raised by both parents until (Age 1) mother until adulthood. He was raised as a only child and had no siblings. His father, abandoned family, Paul at (Age 1). His mother, an unwed single mother.
Paul Durousseau a heterosexual male citizen of the United States of America. He completed 12 years of school, received a high school diploma. He married Natoca Durousseau in 1995, Paul (Age 25/26). He had two daughters.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
In 1997 (Age 26/27) Paul Durousseau started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to strangle, rape, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife and their two daughters, where he was known to work as a serial killer.
He was arrested on June 17th 2003 (Age 32), convicted on December 13th 2007 (Age 37), sentenced to death by lethal injection at Union Correctional Institution, Florida State Prison, Raiford Prison in Raiford, Florida, US. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Paul Durousseau has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years ago.
The unlawful killing of two or more victims by the same offender(s), in separate events. Serial Killer as defined by the FBI at the 2005 symposium.
Rape is usually defined as having sexual intercourse with a person who does not want to, or cannot consent.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Nickname:||The Jacksonville Strangler|
|Victims:||7 - 9|
|Years Active:||1997 - 2003|
|Ages Active:||26/27 - 32/33|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1970 -|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♌ Leo |
Jul 23 - Aug 23
|Marital Status:||married Natoca Durousseau in 1995, Paul (Age 25/26)|
|Living With:||his wife and their two daughters|
|D.O.B.:||Aug 11, 1970|
|Birth Location:||Beaumont, county seat of Jefferson County, Texas, United States|
|Birth Order:||1st of 1|
|Raised By:||both parents until (Age 1) mother until adulthood|
|Birth Category:||only child|
|Mother:||an unwed single mother|
|Father:||abandoned family, Paul at (Age 1)|
|Highest School:||12 years of school|
|Highest Degree:||high school diploma|
|Arrested:||Jun 17, 2003 (Age 32)|
|Convicted:||Dec 13, 2007 (Age 37)|
|Sentence:||death by lethal injection|
|Prison Location:||Union Correctional Institution, Florida State Prison, Raiford Prison in Raiford, Florida, US|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Paul Durousseau. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Aug 11 1970||Paul Durousseau was born in Beaumont, county seat of Jefferson County, Texas, United States. #19700811|
|Aug 11 1990|
|Paul Durousseau started his serial killing spree. #1997|
|Aug 11 2000|
|Paul Durousseau ended his serial killing spree. #2003|
|Jun 17 2003|
|Paul Durousseau arrested. #20030617|
|Dec 13 2007|
|Paul Durousseau was convictedand sentenced to death by lethal injection at Union Correctional Institution, Florida State Prison, Raiford Prison in Raiford, Florida, US. #20071213|
|Aug 11 2010|
|Aug 11 2020|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Paul Durousseau (1997-2003).
| 37 / 40 |
|living with children||TRUE||268|
|kill at victims home||TRUE||323|
|father drug abuse||FALSE||192|
|mother drug abuse||FALSE||195|
|problems in school||FALSE||221|
|teased in school||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1733630600||Serial Killer Stranglers||Kevin Smith|| 164 Total Including |
|1733630619||Serial Killer Rapists||Kevin Smith|| 266 Total Including |
Ramadan Abdel Rehim Mansour
|0786024631||The Perfect Woman||James Andrus||Paul Durousseau||1|
|1133049702||Serial Murderers and thei...||Eric W. Hickey||Paul Durousseau||2|
|0786037806||Evil Eyes||Corey Mitchell|| 9 Total Including |
|1438451156||Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Tu...||Alethia Jones||Paul Durousseau||1|
|1439851557||Creating Cultural Monster...||Julie B. Wiest|| 9 Total Including |
|1466588756||The Dynamics of Murder||R. Barri Flowers|| 3 Total Including |
|2246852501||Serial Killers (Ned)||Stéphane Bourgoin|| 13 Total Including |
|1578604591||Texas Confidential||Michael Varhola|| 3 Total Including |
Angel Maturino Resendiz
|145674545x||The Homicidal Handyman of...||Tony Ray Harvey|| 3 Total Including |
Dorothea Helen Puente
|885413404x||I serial killer||Vincenzo Maria Mastr...|| 7 Total Including |
Paul Durousseau (born August 11, 1970) is an American serial killer who murdered seven young women (including two who were pregnant) in the southeast United States between 1997 and 2003. German authorities suspect he may have killed several local women when he was stationed there with the U.
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