Karl Werner (Karl Francis Werner) an American serial killer active in Northern California. Werner was convicted of murdering three teenage girls, in two separate incidents, in the San Francisco Bay Area communities of San Jose and Saratoga between 1969 and 1971. He stabbed his female teenage victims to death, at least two victims went to the same high school as Warner, Oak Grove High school in San Jose, California. One victim was stabbed over two hundred times while the least stabbed victims received forty-nine stab wounds. Werner was briefly suspected of being the notorious Zodiac Killer, but was soon ruled out as a suspect in that case. In 1971, Karl Werner was sentenced to life in prison at the California Medical Facility in Vacaville, California.
Serial Killer Karl Werner (aka) Karl F. Werner, was active for 3 years between 1969-1971, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 3 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Werner completed 13 years of school, attended some college, no degree received. Werner never married. He had no children mentioned.
In 1969 Karl Werner started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to mutilate, murder his victims. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself, alone at a boarding house, he had recently moved to the boarding house from his parents house just two weeks prior to his arrest, where Werner was known to work as a serial killer.
He was arrested on April 29th 1971, convicted on September 2nd 1971, sentenced to life imprisonment at the California Medical Facility in Vacaville, California, US.
Karl Werner has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 2 months ago.
|Name:||Karl F. Werner|
|Nickname:||Karl F. Werner|
|Victims:||3 - 3|
|Years Active:||1969 - 1971|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Children:||no children mentioned|
|Living With:||himself, alone at a boarding house, he had recently moved to the boarding house from his parents house just two weeks prior to his arrest|
|Birth Location:||San Jose, county seat of Santa Clara County, California; tenth largest city in the United States by population|
|Highest School:||13 years of school|
|Highest Degree:||some college, no degree|
|Arrested:||Apr 29, 1971|
|Convicted:||Sep 2, 1971|
|Prison Location:||the California Medical Facility in Vacaville, California, US|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 4 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Karl Werner. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|1969||Karl Werner started his serial killing spree. #1969|
|1971||Karl Werner ended his serial killing spree. #1971|
|Apr 29 1971||Karl Werner arrested. #19710429|
|Sep 02 1971||Karl Werner was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment at the California Medical Facility in Vacaville, California, US. #19710902|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Karl Werner (1969-1971).
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|problems in school||FALSE||218|
|teased in school||FALSE||215|
|sex with body||FALSE||426|
|ate part of body||FALSE||445|
|totem body part||FALSE||361|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|0446550310||Brag!||Peggy Klaus||Karl Werner||1|
|0786420324||Forbidden Animation||Karl F. Cohen||Karl Werner||1|
|1884654320||No Second Chance||Mark Hatmaker||Karl Werner||1|
|0742546322||Social Class and Stratifi...||Rhonda F. Levine||Karl Werner||1|
|1476607257||Forbidden Animation||Karl F. Cohen||Karl Werner||1|
|0471062278||Forestry Handbook||Karl F. Wenger||Karl Werner||1|
|1400861187||History as a Visual Art i...||Karl F. Morrison||Karl Werner||1|
|0786432624||Warners Wiseguys||Scott Allen Nollen||Karl Werner||1|
Karl Francis Werner (born 1950) is an American serial killer active in Santa Clara County in Northern California. He was convicted of the murder of three teenage girls during his period of activity from 1969-1971.
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