Gordon Northcott Pedophile who abducted and murdered boys aged between 10 and 12 in Los Angeles and then disposed of the bodies with the help of his mother, Sarah Louise Northcott, and his underage nephew Sanford Clark, whom Northcott had repeatedly threatened and sexually abused. Police considered Northcott a suspect in the disappearance of as many as 20 missing boys in the area that Northcott admitted to have molested, but not murdered; one of these boys surfaced years later alive and confirmed Northcott's version. According to Clark, only four boys were held and murdered in Northcott's property; the three LA children whose remains were found and for whom Northcott was hanged, and an unidentified Mexican boy that Northcott beheaded and disposed of the body near La Puente, California.
Serial Killer Gordon Northcott (aka) Wineville Chicken Coop Murders, was active for 1 year in 1928, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 20 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States
Gordon Northcott was born (Gordon Stewart Northcott) on November 9th 1906 in Bladworth, village in Saskatchewan, Canada.
Northcutt a male citizen of Canada.
Gordon Northcott died on October 2nd 1930 (Age 23), cause of death: capital punishment, hanging at San Quentin State Prison, prison.
Gordon Northcott has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 1 year ago.
|Nickname:||Wineville Chicken Coop Murders|
|Victims:||3 - 20|
|Years Active:||1928 - 1928|
|Ages Active:||21/22 - 21/22|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1906 - 1930|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♏ Scorpio |
Oct 23 - Nov 22
|D.O.B.:||Nov 9, 1906|
|Birth Name:||Gordon Stewart Northcott|
|Birth Location:||Bladworth, village in Saskatchewan, Canada|
|Death Date:||Oct 2, 1930 (Age 23)|
|Manner of Death:||capital punishment|
|Cause of Death:||hanging|
|Death Location:||San Quentin State Prison, prison|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 4 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Gordon Northcott. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Nov 09 1906||Gordon Northcott was born in Bladworth, village in Saskatchewan, Canada. #19061109|
|Gordon Northcott started his serial killing spree. #1928|
|Gordon Northcott ended his serial killing spree. #1928|
|Oct 02 1930|
|Gordon Northcottdied.cause of death:capital punishment,hangingat San Quentin State Prison, prison. #19301002|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Gordon Northcott (1928-1928).
| 0 / 40 |
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|0307887952||In the Garden of Beasts||Erik Larson||Gordon Northcott||1|
|1626811725||The Road Out of Hell||Anthony Flacco||Gordon Northcott||1|
|1401399320||The Bone Parade||Mark Nykanen|| 4 Total Including |
Jerome Jerry Brudos
|0786019263||Die For Me||Don Lasseter||Gordon Northcott||1|
|1472100344||The Mammoth Book of Holly...||Michelle Morgan||Gordon Northcott||1|
|1462803598||Nothing is Strange with Y...||James Jeffrey Paul||Gordon Northcott||1|
|1459701240||Cold North Killers||Lee Mellor|| 12 Total Including |
|0740797697||Roger Ebert's Movie Yearb...||Roger Ebert||Gordon Northcott||1|
|0764350900||Vile||Benjamin S. Jeffries||Gordon Northcott||1|
|1581125186||River of Blood||Amanda Howard|| 3 Total Including |
|161423552x||Wicked Jurupa Valley||Kim Jarrell Johnson||Gordon Northcott||1|
|1457508036||Fighting Bob Shuler of Lo...||Robert Shuler||Gordon Northcott||1|
|1554908108||Hope Burned||Brent LaPorte||Gordon Northcott||1|
The Wineville Chicken Coop Murders—also known as the Wineville Chicken Murders—were a series of abductions and murders of young boys that occurred in the city of Los Angeles and in Riverside County, California, between 1926 and 1928. The case received national attention.
Gordon Northcott is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database