Friedrich Schumann a German serial killer and rapist known as the Massenmörder vom Falkenhagener See (the Mass Murderer of Falkenhagen Lake). Schumann murdered at least six victims in Germany between 1918 and 1919. Schumann would target couples hiking in the Falkenhagener forest near the lake. He would rob and shoot his victims, raping the female victims. Schumann had numerous other charges including multiple charges of rape where the victim was not murdered. In 1921, Schumann was executed by beheading in the courtyard of the Plötzensee Prison by the Prussian executioner Carl Gröpler using an axe.
Serial Killer Friedrich Schumann (aka) the Mass Murderer of Falkenhagen Lake, Massenmörder vom Falkenhagener, was active for 2 years between 1918-1919, known to have ( 6 confirmed / 6 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Germany
Friedrich Schumann was born on February 1st 1893 in Spandau, locality of the borough Spandau of Berlin, Germany.
Friedrich Schumann a male citizen of Germany.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
In 1918 (Age 24/25) Friedrich Schumann started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, rape, and murder his victims. Friedrich Schumann used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes.
He was arrested on August 20th 1920 (Age 27), convicted on July 13th 1920 (Age 27), sentenced to death, decapitation with an axe at Plötzensee Prison, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime. Friedrich Schumann was executed on August 27th 1921 (Age 28).
Friedrich Schumann died on August 27th 1921 (Age 28), cause of death: executed by decapitation with an axe at Plötzensee Prison, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany.
Friedrich Schumann 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.
|Nickname:||the Mass Murderer of Falkenhagen Lake, Massenmörder vom Falkenhagener|
|Victims:||6 - 6|
|Years Active:||1918 - 1919|
|Ages Active:||24/25 - 25/26|
|Life Span:||1893 - 1921|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♒ Aquarius |
Jan 20 - Feb 18
|Occupation:||criminal, murderer, serial killer|
|D.O.B.:||Feb 1, 1893|
|Birth Location:||Spandau, locality of the borough Spandau of Berlin, Germany|
|Arrested:||Aug 20, 1920 (Age 27)|
|Convicted:||Jul 13, 1920 (Age 27)|
|Sentence:||death, decapitation with an axe|
|Prison Location:||Plötzensee Prison, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany|
|Executed:||Aug 27, 1921 (Age 28)|
|Death Date:||Aug 27, 1921 (Age 28)|
|Cause of Death:||executed by decapitation with an axe|
|Death Location:||Plötzensee Prison, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 6 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Friedrich Schumann. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Feb 01 1893||Friedrich Schumann was born in Spandau, locality of the borough Spandau of Berlin, Germany. #18930201|
|Friedrich Schumann started his serial killing spree. #1918|
|Friedrich Schumann ended his serial killing spree. #1919|
|Jul 13 1920|
|Friedrich Schumann was convictedand sentenced to death, decapitation with an axe at Plötzensee Prison, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany. #19200713|
|Aug 20 1920|
|Friedrich Schumann arrested. #19200820|
|Aug 27 1921|
|Friedrich Schumannwas executed.cause of death:executed by decapitation with an axeat Plötzensee Prison, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany. #19210827|
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|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|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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Friedrich Schumann (1 February 1893 – 27 August 1921) was a German serial killer. He is also known as "Massenmörder vom Falkenhagener See" ("Terror of Falkenhagen Lake"). Schumann murdered six people and raped several women.
Friedrich Schumann is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database