Walter E. Ellis an American serial killer known as The Milwaukee North Side Strangler and the North Side Strangler. Ellis was convicted of killing seven prostitutes in Wisconsin between 1986 and 2007. His victims were all African-American women. In 2011, investigators stated they were reviewing the cases of another twenty strangled prostitutes Elis could be connected to. Walter E. Ellis died in prison on December 1st 2013 from apparent natural causes, according to the South Dakota Department of Corrections.
Serial Killer Walter E. Ellis (aka) The Milwaukee North Side Strangler, was active for 22 years between 1986-2007, known to have ( 7 confirmed / 20 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Walter E. Ellis was born on July 24th 1960 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, US.
Ellis a heterosexual African American male citizen of the United States of America.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
He was arrested on September 7th 2009 (Age 49), convicted on February 18th 2011 (Age 50), sentenced to life imprisonment, seven life terms, without the possibility of parole at South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, US. Ellis was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Walter E. Ellis died on December 1st 2013 (Age 53), cause of death: natural causes, apparent natural causes at a hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, US.
Walter E. Ellis 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.
|Name:||Walter E. Ellis|
|Nickname:||The Milwaukee North Side Strangler|
|Victims:||7 - 20|
|Years Active:||1986 - 2007|
|Ages Active:||25/26 - 46/47|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1960 - 2013|
|Ethnic Group:||African American|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♌ Leo |
Jul 23 - Aug 23
|D.O.B.:||Jul 24, 1960|
|Birth Location:||Sioux Falls, South Dakota, US|
|Arrested:||Sep 7, 2009 (Age 49)|
|Convicted:||Feb 18, 2011 (Age 50)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment, seven life terms, without the possibility of parole|
|Prison Location:||South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, US|
|Death Date:||Dec 1, 2013 (Age 53)|
|Manner of Death:||natural causes|
|Cause of Death:||apparent natural causes|
|Death Location:||a hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, US|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 10 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Walter E. Ellis. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Jul 24 1960||Walter E. Ellis was born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, US. #19600724|
|Jul 24 1980|
|Walter E. Ellis started his serial killing spree. #1986|
|Jul 24 1990|
|Jul 24 2000|
|Walter E. Ellis ended his serial killing spree. #2007|
|Sep 07 2009|
|Walter E. Ellis arrested. #20090907|
|Jul 24 2010|
|Feb 18 2011|
|Walter E. Ellis was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment, seven life terms, without the possibility of parole at South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, US. #20110218|
|Dec 01 2013|
|Walter E. Ellisdied.cause of death:natural causes,apparent natural causesat a hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, US. #20131201|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Walter E. Ellis (1986-2007).
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|living with children||FALSE||268|
|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|kill at victims home||FALSE||323|
|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
|1548119644||The Big Book of Serial Ki...||Jack Rosewood|| 60 Total Including |
|1564149064||No-nonsense Cover Letters||Wendy S. Enelow||Walter E. Ellis||1|
|1449636209||An Introduction to Crime...||Aric W. Dutelle||Walter E. Ellis||1|
|1449655661||An Introduction to Crime...||Aric W. Dutelle||Walter E. Ellis||1|
|1601638167||No-Nonsense Cover Letters||Arnold G. Boldt||Walter E. Ellis||1|
Walter E. Ellis (June 24, 1960 – December 1, 2013), also known as the Milwaukee North Side Strangler, was an American serial killer who raped and strangled seven women in the city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin between 1986 and 2007.
Walter E. Ellis is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database