John Ingvar Lovgren (John Ingvar Lövgren) a Swedish serial killer and rapist known as Flickmördaren, The Girl Killer. Lovgren confessed to four murders committed between 1958 and 1963 in the Stockholm region. He would assault, rape and beat his victims to death with a rock. Lovgren was never convicted for one of the murders and the case has since been closed, authorities consider the case solved with Lovgren as the assailant. In 1964, Lovgren was convicted for three of the murders and preventively detained at the Salberga psychiatric hospital, Salberga has been ran as a prison facility since 1997. In 2002, John Ingvar Lovgren died from complications with cancer, he was no longer in threatment because of his poor health.
Serial Killer John Ingvar Lovgren (aka) Flickmördaren, The Girl Killer, was active for 6 years between 1958-1963, known to have ( 4 confirmed / 4 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Sweden
John Ingvar Lovgren was born on October 22nd 1930 in Sweden, constitutional monarchy in Northern Europe. He was raised by a foster home. He was raised as a only child and had no siblings. His father, deceased. His mother, deceased.
He never married. He had no children.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, and served time in jail. He was known to abuse alcohol. He saw a psychologist and spent time in a Forensic Hospital.
In 1958 (Age 27/28) John Ingvar Lovgren started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rape, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. At the time of his crimes he was living with alone with multiple stays at mental hospitals, where he was known to work as a serial killer.
John Ingvar Lovgren died on February 9th 2002 (Age 71), cause of death: cancer at an unknown location in Sweden.
John Ingvar Lovgren has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 6 months 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.
|Name:||John Ingvar Lövgren|
|Nickname:||Flickmördaren, The Girl Killer|
|Victims:||4 - 4|
|Years Active:||1958 - 1963|
|Ages Active:||27/28 - 32/33|
|Life Span:||1930 - 2002|
Sep 23 - Oct 23
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Living With:||alone with multiple stays at mental hospitals|
|D.O.B.:||Oct 22, 1930|
|Birth Location:||Sweden, constitutional monarchy in Northern Europe|
|Birth Order:||1st of 1|
|Raised By:||a foster home|
|Birth Category:||only child|
|Sentence:||preventively detained, institutionalized|
|Prison Location:||the Salberga psychiatric hospital in Sala, Sweden|
|Death Date:||Feb 9, 2002 (Age 71)|
|Cause of Death:||cancer|
|Death Location:||an unknown location in Sweden|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 10 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer John Ingvar Lovgren. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Oct 22 1930||John Ingvar Lovgren was born in Sweden, constitutional monarchy in Northern Europe. #19301022|
Oct 22 1950
|John Ingvar Lovgren started his serial killing spree. #1958|
Oct 22 1960
|John Ingvar Lovgren ended his serial killing spree. #1963|
Oct 22 1970
Oct 22 1980
Oct 22 1990
Oct 22 2000
Feb 09 2002
|John Ingvar Lovgren died. cause of death: cancer at an unknown location in Sweden. #20020209|
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|kill at victims home||TRUE||318|
|living with children||FALSE||267|
|killed in prison||FALSE||210|
|father drug abuse||FALSE||190|
|mother drug abuse||FALSE||192|
|problems in school||FALSE||218|
|teased in school||FALSE||215|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||315|
|sex with body||FALSE||427|
|ate part of body||FALSE||446|
|totem body part||FALSE||361|
|totem personal item||FALSE||350|
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John Ingvar Lövgren, later renamed John Ingvar Andersson (22 October 1930 – 9 February 2002) was a Swedish serial killer and rapist who confessed to four murders committed between 1958 and 1963 in the Stockholm region. Lövgren was convicted and sentenced to closed psychiatric treatment at Salberga prison. He went under the name Flickmördaren ("The Girl Killer"), because his last two victims were young girls.
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