M. Jaishankar (born M. Shankar) an Indian serial killer and rapist known as Psycho Shankar. Jaishankar is accused of killing at least nineteen women in a series of rapes and murders in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh, India between 2008 and 2011. He would kidnap, rape and torture his victims before murdering them. He was known to stab and mutilate victims by hacking them with a machete that he always carried with him. In 2009, Jaishankar was arrested on thirteen charges of rape. Jaishankar escaped from jail twice and was placed in solitary confinement after a third escape attempt. In 2018, M. Jaishankar committed suicide by slicing his own throat in his solitary confinement prison cell at the Central Prison in Bangalore, India.
Serial Killer M. Jaishankar (aka) M. Shankar, Psycho Shankar, was active for 4 years between 2008-2011, known to have ( 19 confirmed / 19 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: India
M. Jaishankar a heterosexual male citizen of India. He married multiple time. He had three daughters.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes.
In 2008 M. Jaishankar started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, torture, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife and children, where he was known to work as a serial killer.
He was arrested on October 19th 2009, convicted on April 24th 2013, sentenced to ten years in prison at a prison in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
M. Jaishankar died on February 27th 2018 at Bangalore, city in Karnataka, India. M. Jaishankar committed suicide on February 27th 2018.
M. Jaishankar has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 2 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.
Torture is when someone puts another person in pain. This pain may be physical or psychological. Tourturers touture their victims.
|Nickname:||M. Shankar, Psycho Shankar|
|Victims:||19 - 19|
|Years Active:||2008 - 2011|
|Life Span:||- 2018|
|Marital Status:||married multiple time|
|Living With:||his wife and children|
|Birth Location:||Salem district, district of Tamil Nadu state in southern India|
|Arrested:||Oct 19, 2009|
|Convicted:||Apr 24, 2013|
|Sentence:||ten years in prison|
|Prison Location:||a prison in Bangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Death Date:||Feb 27, 2018|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Death Location:||Bangalore, city in Karnataka, India|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 5 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer M. Jaishankar. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|2008||M. Jaishankar started his serial killing spree. #2008|
|Oct 19 2009||M. Jaishankar arrested. #20091019|
|2011||M. Jaishankar ended his serial killing spree. #2011|
|Apr 24 2013||M. Jaishankar was convictedand sentenced to ten years in prison at a prison in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. #20130424|
|Feb 27 2018||M. Jaishankardied.at Bangalore, city in Karnataka, India. #20180227|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as M. Jaishankar (2008-2011).
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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|
M. Jaishankar (1977 – February 27, 2018), nicknamed Psycho Shankar, was an Indian criminal notorious for a series of rapes and murders during 2008–2011.
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