James Swann an American serial killer known as The Shotgun Stalker. Swann killed four victims and injured five during random drive-by shotgun shootings in Washington, D.C. in 1993. Swann would slow his car down next to a pedestrian and fire a 20-gauge shotgun at the victims before driving away. James Swann was found not guilty by reason of insanity and confined to Saint Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, D.C..
Serial Killer James Swann (aka) The Shotgun Stalker, was active for 1 year in 1993, known to have ( 4 confirmed / 4 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States
James Swann has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 3 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.
Stalking means following someone secretly to watch them. Serial Killer Stalkers stalk victims prior to killing them.
|Nickname:||The Shotgun Stalker|
|Victims:||4 - 4|
|Years Active:||1993 - 1993|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Ethnic Group:||African Americans|
|Occupation:||criminal, serial killer|
|Birth Location:||United States of America, federal republic in North America|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 2 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer James Swann. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|1993||James Swann started his serial killing spree. #1993|
|1993||James Swann ended his serial killing spree. #1993|
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James Edward Swann, Jr., a.k.a. "The Shotgun Stalker" (born 1964), is an American serial killer whose random drive-by shotgun shootings in Washington, D.C. in 1993 earned him his nickname in the press. Swann was living in the Iselin section of Woodbridge Township, New Jersey before the attacks.
James Swann is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database