Gong Runbo

  Active for 2 years
(2005-2006) in China




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Gong Runbo a Chinese serial killer and rapist. Runbo murdered of six children in Jiamusi, China aged between 9 and 16 from 2005 to 2006. He also lured and molested five others aged 12 and 13 in the same area. In 2006, Runbo was arrested after a boy escaped his sexual assault in Jiamusi. The young boy alerted authorities leading them back to the house where remains were found rotting on Gong’s bed. The remains were later identified as four missing children. DNA revealed at least two other victims besides the four boys identified. Forensic evidence led police to believe he may have killed over twenty victims. Gong Runbo was executed by firing squad in 2007.

Gong Runbo Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Gong Runbo, was active for 2 years between 2005-2006, known to have ( 6 confirmed / 20 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: China

Gong Runbo a pedophile male citizen of People's Republic of China.

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

In 2005 Gong Runbo started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to commit acts of necrophilia, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. He was known to kill victims at his own home.

He was arrested on February 28th 2006, convicted on December 20th 2006, sentenced to death by gunshot to the head at a prison in Heilongjiang Province, China. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime. Gong Runbo was executed on December 31st 2006.

Gong Runbo died on December 31st 2018, cause of death: capital punishment, executed by gunshot to the head at a prison in Heilongjiang Province, China.

Profile Completeness: 63%
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Gong Runbo has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 5 years ago.

Gong Runbo a known:

Gong Runbo
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-05-11 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Gong Runbo
Nickname: N/A
Victims: 6 - 20
Years Active: 2005 - 2006
Active Countries: China
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span:      - 2018
Gender: Male
Citizenship: People's Republic of China
Sexual Preference: pedophile
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: N/A
Birth Location: People's Republic of China, state in East Asia
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: Feb 28, 2006
Convicted: Dec 20, 2006
Sentence: death by gunshot to the head
Prison Location: a prison in Heilongjiang Province, China
Executed: Dec 31, 2006
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: TRUE
Previous Prison: TRUE

Death Information
Death Date: Dec 31, 2018
Manner of Death: capital punishment
Cause of Death: executed by gunshot to the head
Death Location: a prison in Heilongjiang Province, China
Killed In Prison: FALSE
Suicide: FALSE
6 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Gong Runbo

The 6 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Gong Runbo. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Gong Runbo started his serial killing spree. #2005
Gong Runbo ended his serial killing spree. #2006
Feb 28 2006
Gong Runbo arrested. #20060228
Dec 20 2006
Gong Runbo was convictedand sentenced to death by gunshot to the head at a prison in Heilongjiang Province, China.  #20061220
Dec 31 2018
Gong Runbowas executed.cause of death:capital punishment,executed by gunshot to the headat a prison in Heilongjiang Province, China. #20181231

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Boolean Questions:
previous crimes TRUE 367
previous jail TRUE 352
previous prision TRUE 336
kill at killers home TRUE 320
rape TRUE 453
sex with body TRUE 430
mutilated TRUE 447
living with children FALSE 268
suicide FALSE 225
killed in prison FALSE 218
kill at victims home FALSE 323
used weapon FALSE 453
used gun FALSE 451
ate part of body FALSE 451
drank blood FALSE 442
robbed FALSE 418

Books that Mention Gong Runbo

Book: Serial Killer Rapists (mentions serial killer Gong Runbo)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Rapists
Book: Jejak pembunuh berantai (mentions serial killer Gong Runbo)
Hermawan Aksan
Jejak pembunuh berantai
Book: The Glencaple Murder's (mentions serial killer Gong Runbo)
Paul Weightman
The Glencaple Murder's
Book: Introduction to modern information... (mentions serial killer Gong Runbo)
Gerard Salton
Introduction to modern information retrieval
Book: Executed Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Gong Runbo)
Source Wikipedia
Executed Serial Killers

7 Books that mention Serial Killer
Gong Runbo

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630619 Serial Killer Rapists 266
6028357049 Jejak pembunuh berantai 8
1291006168 The Glencaple Murder's 61
115544535x Executed Serial Killers 14
0070544840 Introduction to modern in... 1
1230502580 Executed Serial Killers 11
1231918373 Kuolemanrangaistus 1

Gong Runbo (simplified Chinese: 宫润伯; traditional Chinese: 宮潤伯; pinyin: Gōng Rùnbó; 1972 - 31 December 2006) was a Chinese serial killer who, between March 2005 and February 2006, murdered at least six children between the ages of 9 and 16. Forensic evidence led police to believe he may have killed over twenty.

External References
  1. Q1130933 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Mar 24, 2019.
  2. Gong Runbo on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Mar 24, 2019.
  3. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Gong RUNBO on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Mar 24, 2019.
  4. Notorious serial killer sentenced to death in NE. China on www.chinadaily.com.cn, Retrieved on Mar 24, 2019.
Internal References

Gong Runbo is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #10 of 10[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in China
  2. #40 of 60[ Page 3 ] of Serial Killer Necrophiliacs sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #172 of 307[ Page 12 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #332 of 651[ Page 23 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #372 of 651[ Page 25 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  6. #497 of 651[ Page 34 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  7. #515 of 651[ Page 35 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Gong Runbo is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Sexual Preference, Mannor of Death, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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