Gabriel Garza Hoth

The Black Widower

  Active for 8 years
(1991-1998) in Mexico

3

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

3

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  4. General Information
  5. Characteristics
  6. Childhood
  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 3 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 2 Books About Gabriel Garza Hoth
  14. 3 External References
  15. Internal References

Gabriel Garza Hoth (Gabriel Arturo Garza Hoth) a Mexican serial killer known as The Black Widower. Garza killed three women between 1991 and 1998, his victims were wives and lovers. He was captured in 1998 and extradited to Mexico, where he was condemned to life in prison.

Gabriel Garza Hoth Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Gabriel Garza Hoth (aka) The Black Widower, was active for 8 years between 1991-1998, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 3 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: Mexico

Gabriel Garza Hoth a male citizen of Mexico.

In 1991 Gabriel Garza Hoth started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, murder his victims. Gabriel Garza Hoth used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes.

He was convicted on October 27th 2000, sentenced to life imprisonment at a prison in Mexico. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.

Profile Completeness: 42%
serial killers by profile completeness

Gabriel Garza Hoth has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 9 months ago.

Gabriel Garza Hoth a known:

Gabriel Garza Hoth
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-02-26 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Gabriel Garza Hoth
Nickname: The Black Widower
Victims: 3 - 3
Years Active: 1991 - 1998
Active Countries: Mexico
Convicted Of: murder
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: Mexico
Sexual Preference: N/A
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: N/A
Given Name: Gabriel
Birth Location: Mexico, federal republic in the southern portion of North America
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: Oct 27, 2000
Sentence: life imprisonment
Prison Location: a prison in Mexico
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
3 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Gabriel Garza Hoth

The 3 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Gabriel Garza Hoth. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
1991
Gabriel Garza Hoth started his serial killing spree. #1991
1998
Gabriel Garza Hoth ended his serial killing spree. #1998
Oct 27 2000
Gabriel Garza Hoth was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment at a prison in Mexico.  #20001027

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Serial Killer
Boolean Questions:
Killer
Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
used weapon TRUE 448
used gun TRUE 447
robbed TRUE 414
rape FALSE 447
torture FALSE 421
stalk FALSE 413
strangle FALSE 437
sex with body FALSE 426
mutilated FALSE 440
ate part of body FALSE 445
drank blood FALSE 436


Books that Mention Gabriel Garza Hoth

Book: My Life Among the Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Gabriel Garza Hoth)
Dr. Helen Morrison
My Life Among the Serial Killers
Book: The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Gabriel Garza Hoth)
Michael Newton
The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers

2 Books that mention Serial Killer
Gabriel Garza Hoth

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
0061809594 My Life Among the Serial... 33
0816069875 The Encyclopedia of Seria... 108

Gabriel Arturo Garza Hoth (born Mexico, ?) also known as "The Black Widower", was a Mexican serial killer active between 1991 and 1998 in Mexico City. He collected life insurance payments on his wife and lovers, gaining a total of 500,000 dollars.

Wikipedia
External References
  1. Q16200501 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Feb 26, 2019.
  2. Gabriel Garza Hoth on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Feb 26, 2019.
  3. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Gabriel Arturo GARZA HOTH on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Feb 26, 2019.
Internal References

Gabriel Garza Hoth is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #11 of 12 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in Mexico
  2. #199 of 649 [ Page 14 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  3. #264 of 649 [ Page 18 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  4. #483 of 649 [ Page 33 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  5. #556 of 649 [ Page 38 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
Statistics:
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Gabriel Garza Hoth is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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