Paul Michael Stephani

The Weepy-Voiced Killer

  Active for 3 years
(1980-1982) in United States

3

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

3

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  9. Death
  10. 8 Timeline Events
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  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 17 Books About Paul Michael Stephani
  14. 3 External References
  15. Internal References

Paul Michael Stephani an American serial killer known as The Weepy-Voiced Killer due to a calls he made to police, anonymously admitting to murder. He killed three women in the cities of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota. In one phone call Stephani reportedly said: "God damn, will you find me? I just stabbed somebody with an ice pick. I can’t stop myself. I keep killing somebody." Stephani’s confession in prison almost twenty years after the first slaying allowed police to officially link the slayings and the phone calls. Stephani was convicted on two counts of attempted murder and three counts of murder. Paul Michael Stephani died in prison in 1998 from skin cancer.

Paul Michael Stephani Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Paul Michael Stephani (aka) The Weepy-Voiced Killer, was active for 3 years between 1980-1982, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 3 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States

Paul Michael Stephani was born on September 8th 1944 in Austin, Minnesota, US.

Paul Michael Stephani a heterosexual male citizen of the United States of America. He married Beverly Lider, divorced. He had one daughter.

In 1980 (Age 35/36) Paul Michael Stephani started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife and later his girlfriend, where he was known to work as a serial killer.

Paul Michael Stephani died on June 12th 1998 (Age 53), cause of death: natural causes, skin cancer at Oak Park Heights prison in Oak Park Heights, Minnesota, US.

Profile Completeness: 66%
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Paul Michael Stephani has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 5 months ago.

Paul Michael Stephani a known:

Paul Michael Stephani
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-05-31 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Paul Michael Stephani
Nickname: The Weepy-Voiced Killer
Victims: 3 - 3
Years Active: 1980 - 1982
Ages Active: 35/36 - 37/38
Active Countries: United States
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span: 1944 - 1998
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: United States of America
Sexual Preference: heterosexual
Astrological Sign: Virgo
Aug 23 - Sep 23
Birth Month: September
Marital Status: married Beverly Lider, divorced
Children: one daughter
Living With: his wife and later his girlfriend
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Sep 8, 1944
Given Name: Paul
Birth Location: Austin, Minnesota, US
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
IQ: N/A
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Incarceration
Arrested: N/A
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: forty years in prison
Prison Location: the Oak Park Heights prison in Oak Park Heights, Minnesota, US
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: Jun 12, 1998 (Age 53)
Cause of Death: natural causes, skin cancer
Death Location: Oak Park Heights prison in Oak Park Heights, Minnesota, US
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
8 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Paul Michael Stephani

The 8 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Paul Michael Stephani. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Sep 08 1944Paul Michael Stephani was born in Austin, Minnesota, US.  #19440908
Sep 08 1964
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
Sep 08 1974
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
1980
(Age 35/36)
Paul Michael Stephani started his serial killing spree. #1980
1982
(Age 37/38)
Paul Michael Stephani ended his serial killing spree. #1982
Sep 08 1984
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
Sep 08 1994
(Age 50)
50th Birthday
Jun 12 1998
(Age 53)
Paul Michael Stephani died. cause of death: natural causes, skin cancer at Oak Park Heights prison in Oak Park Heights, Minnesota, US. #19980612
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Boolean Questions:
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Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
used weapon TRUE 448
kill at killers home FALSE 315
kill at victims home FALSE 318
used gun FALSE 447
rape FALSE 447
torture FALSE 421
stalk FALSE 413
blindfold FALSE 359
bound FALSE 401
strangle FALSE 437
sex with body FALSE 426
mutilated FALSE 440
ate part of body FALSE 445
drank blood FALSE 436
posed body FALSE 360
totem body part FALSE 361
totem personal item FALSE 350
robbed FALSE 414


Books that Mention Paul Michael Stephani

Book: Sweetbitter (mentions serial killer Paul Michael Stephani)
Stephanie Danler
Sweetbitter
Book: Trend Following (Updated Edition) (mentions serial killer Paul Michael Stephani)
Michael W. Covel
Trend Following (Updated Edition)
Book: Aliens (mentions serial killer Paul Michael Stephani)
S. D. Perry
Aliens
Book: Each One Believing (mentions serial killer Paul Michael Stephani)
Paul McCartney
Each One Believing
Book: Unsolved Child Murders (mentions serial killer Paul Michael Stephani)
Emily G. Thompson
Unsolved Child Murders
Book: Murders in the United States (mentions serial killer Paul Michael Stephani)
R. Barri Flowers
Murders in the United States
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Wildlife Conservation in Farm Landscapes
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David Lindenmayer
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17 Books that mention Serial Killer
Paul Michael Stephani

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Paul Michael Stephani (September 8, 1944 – June 12, 1998) was an American serial killer. He was also known as the Weepy-Voiced Killer due to a series of telephone calls he made to police, anonymously reporting his crimes in a remorseful and high-pitched voice. Stephani killed three women in the Minneapolis–Saint Paul area.

Wikipedia
External References
  1. Paul Michael Stephani on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 16, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Paul Michael STEPHANI on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 16, 2018.
  3. Q7152497 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on May 31, 2019.
Internal References

Paul Michael Stephani is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #36 of 41 [ Page 3 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in September
  2. #178 of 202 [ Page 12 ] of Virgo Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #274 of 326 [ Page 19 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  4. #343 of 649 [ Page 23 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  5. #373 of 649 [ Page 25 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  6. #565 of 649 [ Page 38 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #565 of 649 [ Page 38 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
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