Vlado Taneski a Macedonian serial killer and crime journalist known as The Kicevo Monster. He killed at least three victims between 2005 and 2008. Taneski would strangle bound, torture and rape his victims before murdering them. Taneski came under suspicion when his articles on the rape and murder of three elderly women included information that had not been disclosed by the police. All the victims were poor, uneducated cleaners and knew Taneski's mother. Taneski killed himself in prison before he could be interrogated for the murder of a fourth woman.
Serial Killer Vlado Taneski (aka) The Kicevo Monster, was active for 4 years between 2005-2008, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 4 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: North Macedonia
Vlado Taneski a male citizen of North Macedonia.
He was arrested on June 22nd 2008, sentenced to never sentenced committed suicide prior to conviction at a prison in the town of Tetovo, Polog, Macedonia.
Vlado Taneski died on June 23rd 2008, cause of death: suicide, committed suicide by drowning himself by dunking his head in a bucket of water at a prison in the town of Tetovo, Polog, Macedonia.
Vlado Taneski has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 1 year 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.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Nickname:||The Kicevo Monster|
|Victims:||3 - 4|
|Years Active:||2005 - 2008|
|Active Countries:||North Macedonia|
|Life Span:||- 2008|
|Occupation:||journalist, serial killer|
|Birth Location:||Kičevo, city in North Macedonia|
|Arrested:||Jun 22, 2008|
|Sentence:||never sentenced committed suicide prior to conviction|
|Prison Location:||a prison in the town of Tetovo, Polog, Macedonia|
|Death Date:||Jun 23, 2008|
|Manner of Death:||suicide|
|Cause of Death:||committed suicide by drowning himself by dunking his head in a bucket of water|
|Death Location:||a prison in the town of Tetovo, Polog, Macedonia|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 4 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Vlado Taneski. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|2005||Vlado Taneski started his serial killing spree. #2005|
|2008||Vlado Taneski ended his serial killing spree. #2008|
|Jun 22 2008||Vlado Taneski arrested. #20080622|
|Jun 23 2008||Vlado Taneskidied.cause of death:suicide,committed suicide by drowning himself by dunking his head in a bucket of waterat a prison in the town of Tetovo, Polog, Macedonia. #20080623|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Vlado Taneski (2005-2008).
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|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1733630619||Serial Killer Rapists||Kevin Smith|| 266 Total Including |
Ramadan Abdel Rehim Mansour
|1250026040||Where Monsters Dwell||Jørgen Brekke||Vlado Taneski||1|
|1250016800||Where Monsters Dwell||Jørgen Brekke||Vlado Taneski||1|
|1250026059||Dreamless||Jørgen Brekke||Vlado Taneski||1|
|0615647103||Truth and Fiction: Notes...||Milcho Manchevski||Vlado Taneski||1|
|1291006168||The Glencaple Murder's||Paul Weightman|| 61 Total Including |
|2824640995||Dans l'intimité des Tueur...||Marc Lefrançois||Vlado Taneski||1|
|3641088267||Das Buch des Todes||Jørgen Brekke||Vlado Taneski||1|
|3641113865||Die Melodie des Todes||Jørgen Brekke||Vlado Taneski||1|
Vlado Taneski (Macedonian: Владо Танески; 1952 – 2008) was a Macedonian crime reporter and serial killer. A career journalist for over 20 years, Taneski was arrested in June 2008 in his hometown of Kičevo for the murders of two women on whose deaths he had also written articles; when arrested he was also being investigated over the death of an additional woman.
Vlado Taneski is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database