Dayton Leroy Rogers an American serial killer known as the Molalla Forest Murderer. Rogers killed street women, usually addicts, prostitutes and runaways. He picked up prostitutes and took them to secluded areas. He would bound, torture rape and murder his victims, leaving the bodies in a forest outside Molalla, Oregon. Authorities found the fingerprint of one of his victims on the door handle of his vehicle. Blood and numerous knife marks were found inside the cab of his vehicle. Rogers was original convicted in 1988, he has received multiple death sentences. He was sentenced to death for the fourth time in 2015. Dayton Leroy Rogers is currently on death row at the Oregon State Penitentiary in Salem, Oregon.
Serial Killer Dayton Leroy Rogers (aka) Molalla Forest Murderer, was active for 5 years between 1983-1987, known to have ( 7 confirmed / 8 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Dayton Leroy Rogers was born on September 30th 1953 in Moscow, city in Idaho, USA.
Dayton Leroy Rogers a heterosexual male citizen of the United States of America. He married. He had one child.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, and served time in jail.
In 1983 (Age 29/30) Dayton Leroy Rogers started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to torture, rape, and murder his victims. 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 child in Oregon, where he was known to work as a serial killer.
He was arrested on August 7th 1987 (Age 33), convicted on June 9th 1989 (Age 35), sentenced to death at the Oregon State Penitentiary in Salem, Oregon, US. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Dayton Leroy Rogers 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.
Torture is when someone puts another person in pain. This pain may be physical or psychological. Tourturers touture their victims.
|Name:||Dayton Leroy Rogers|
|Nickname:||Molalla Forest Murderer|
|Victims:||7 - 8|
|Years Active:||1983 - 1987|
|Ages Active:||29/30 - 33/34|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1953 -|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♎ Libra |
Sep 23 - Oct 23
|Living With:||his wife and child in Oregon|
|D.O.B.:||Sep 30, 1953|
|Birth Location:||Moscow, city in Idaho, USA|
|Arrested:||Aug 7, 1987 (Age 33)|
|Convicted:||Jun 9, 1989 (Age 35)|
|Prison Location:||the Oregon State Penitentiary in Salem, Oregon, US|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 11 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Dayton Leroy Rogers. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Sep 30 1953||Dayton Leroy Rogers was born in Moscow, city in Idaho, USA. #19530930|
|Sep 30 1973|
|Dayton Leroy Rogers started his serial killing spree. #1983|
|Sep 30 1983|
|Dayton Leroy Rogers ended his serial killing spree. #1987|
|Aug 07 1987|
|Dayton Leroy Rogers arrested. #19870807|
|Jun 09 1989|
|Dayton Leroy Rogers was convictedand sentenced to death at the Oregon State Penitentiary in Salem, Oregon, US. #19890609|
|Sep 30 1993|
|Sep 30 2003|
|Sep 30 2013|
|Sep 30 2023|
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|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|
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Dayton Leroy Rogers (born September 30, 1953) is a serial killer currently on Oregon's death row at the Oregon State Penitentiary for six murders.He has been tied to the murders of seven women. He preferred "street" women, usually addicts, prostitutes and runaways.
Dayton Leroy Rogers is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database