Billy Glaze (Billy Richard Glaze) an American serial killer known as Butcher Knife Billy and Jesse Sitting Crow. Glaze was convicted of raping and murdering three Native American prostitutes in Minneapolis in 1986 and 1987. In 1987, Glaze was arrested for drunk driving and a violation of parole in a 1974 Texas rape conviction. Authorities found evidence in his vehicle including a bloody shirt and hair samples which were used at his trial. Later DNA testing failed to match Glaze to the crimes, instead it implicated another suspect. In 2014, Glaze filed a motion for a new trial based on the DNA findings. In 2015, Glaze died from lung cancer after spending more than twenty-five years in prison.
Serial Killer Billy Glaze (aka) Butcher Knife Billy, Jesse Sitting Crow, was active for 2 years between 1986-1987, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 20 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States
Billy Glaze was born on January 1st 1944 in Georgia, state of the United States of America.
Billy Glaze a male citizen of the United States of America.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
He was arrested on August 31st 1987 (Age 43), convicted on February 14th 1989 (Age 45), sentenced to life imprisonment, three terms at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, Delaware, US. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Billy Glaze died on December 22nd 2015 (Age 71), cause of death: natural causes, stage four lung cancer at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, Delaware, US.
Billy Glaze 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:||Butcher Knife Billy, Jesse Sitting Crow|
|Victims:||3 - 20|
|Years Active:||1986 - 1987|
|Ages Active:||42/42 - 43/43|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1944 - 2015|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♑ Capricorn |
Dec 22 - Jan 20
|D.O.B.:||Jan 1, 1944|
|Birth Location:||Georgia, state of the United States of America|
|Arrested:||Aug 31, 1987 (Age 43)|
|Convicted:||Feb 14, 1989 (Age 45)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment, three terms|
|Prison Location:||James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, Delaware, US|
|Death Date:||Dec 22, 2015 (Age 71)|
|Manner of Death:||natural causes|
|Cause of Death:||stage four lung cancer|
|Death Location:||James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, Delaware, US|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 12 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Billy Glaze. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Jan 01 1944||Billy Glaze was born in Georgia, state of the United States of America. #19440101|
|Jan 01 1964|
|Jan 01 1974|
|Jan 01 1984|
|Billy Glaze started his serial killing spree. #1986|
|Billy Glaze ended his serial killing spree. #1987|
|Aug 31 1987|
|Billy Glaze arrested. #19870831|
|Feb 14 1989|
|Billy Glaze was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment, three terms at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, Delaware, US. #19890214|
|Jan 01 1994|
|Jan 01 2004|
|Jan 01 2014|
|Dec 22 2015|
|Billy Glazedied.cause of death:natural causes,stage four lung cancerat James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, Delaware, US. #20151222|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Billy Glaze (1986-1987).
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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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|1733630619||Serial Killer Rapists||Kevin Smith|| 266 Total Including |
Ramadan Abdel Rehim Mansour
|0425270777||The Devil's Dozen||Katherine Ramsland|| 5 Total Including |
Robert Joseph Zani
|0425226034||The Devil's Dozen||Katherine M. Ramslan...|| 3 Total Including |
|1548119644||The Big Book of Serial Ki...||Jack Rosewood|| 60 Total Including |
|081221837x||Stoneware||Richard Dewar||Billy Glaze||1|
|0786420758||Murders in the United Sta...||R. Barri Flowers|| 32 Total Including |
Juan Vallejo Corona
|0810893215||The London Stage 1890-195...||J. P. Wearing||Billy Glaze||1|
|155728623x||Fishing Arkansas||Keith Sutton||Billy Glaze||1|
|1553697847||Could This Be My Child?||Syd Gregory||Billy Glaze||1|
|1847715818||Still Rockin' - Tom Jones...||Aubrey Malone||Billy Glaze||1|
|0810893061||The London Stage 1940-194...||J. P. Wearing||Billy Glaze||1|
|1568061447||Bias-Motivated Crimes||Virginia Lane||Billy Glaze||1|
Billy Richard Glaze (July 13, 1943 – December 22, 2015), also known as "Jesse Sitting Crow" was a convicted American serial killer whose guilt has come into question by the discovery of DNA evidence excluding Glaze and implicating another man.
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