Thierry Paulin a French serial killer known as The monster of Montmartre. While in prison, prior to 1984, he tested HIV-positive, knowing he would eventual die from AIDS, Paulin used this as a motivator towards crime and partying. Paulin killed and robbed old women from 1984 to 1987. He would beat, strangle and/or asphyxiate his victims, one victim was forced to drink drain cleaner. A year after his arrest in 1987, Paulin was hospitalized in a state of near-paralysis, suffering from both tuberculosis and meningitis. Paulin later died of AIDS before trial in prison on April 16th 1989.
Serial Killer Thierry Paulin (aka) The monster of Montmartre, was active for 4 years between 1984-1987, known to have ( 18 confirmed / 21 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: France
Thierry Paulin was born on November 28th 1963 in Fort-de-France, commune in Martinique, France. He was raised by his paternal grandmother until (Age 10) mother and step father briefly until (Age 10/11), father until adulthood. Paulin was raised as a only child and had multiple step-brothers and step-sisters. His father, abandoned the family and flew to France just after Thierry's birth, accepted custody of Thierry (Age 10/11). His mother, a single teenaged mother, later married.
Paulin a bisexual male citizen of France. Paulin never married. He had no children.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
In 1984 (Age 20/21) Thierry Paulin started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, strangle, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. At the time of his crimes he was living with multiple locations in France, where Paulin was known to work as a serial killer, waiter.
He was arrested on December 1st 1987 (Age 24), sentenced to life imprisonment, plus eighteen years, many charges still pending at Fresnes Prison in Fresnes, France. Paulin was convicted on charges of murder, attempted murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Thierry Paulin died on April 16th 1989 (Age 25), cause of death: natural causes, AIDS at Fresnes Prison in Fresnes, France.
Thierry Paulin has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 3 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.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Nickname:||The monster of Montmartre|
|Victims:||18 - 21|
|Years Active:||1984 - 1987|
|Ages Active:||20/21 - 23/24|
|Convicted Of:||murder, attempted murder|
|Life Span:||1963 - 1989|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♐ Sagittarius |
Nov 22 - Dec 22
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Living With:||multiple locations in France|
|Occupation:||serial killer, waiter|
|D.O.B.:||Nov 28, 1963|
|Birth Location:||Fort-de-France, commune in Martinique, France|
|Birth Order:||1st of 1|
|Siblings:||multiple step-brothers and step-sisters|
|Raised By:||his paternal grandmother until (Age 10) mother and step father briefly until (Age 10/11), father until adulthood|
|Birth Category:||only child|
|Mother:||a single teenaged mother, later married|
|Father:||abandoned the family and flew to France just after Thierry's birth, accepted custody of Thierry (Age 10/11)|
|Arrested:||Dec 1, 1987 (Age 24)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment, plus eighteen years, many charges still pending|
|Prison Location:||Fresnes Prison in Fresnes, France|
|Death Date:||Apr 16, 1989 (Age 25)|
|Manner of Death:||natural causes|
|Cause of Death:||AIDS|
|Death Location:||Fresnes Prison in Fresnes, France|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 5 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Thierry Paulin. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Nov 28 1963||Thierry Paulin was born in Fort-de-France, commune in Martinique, France. #19631128|
|Thierry Paulin started his serial killing spree. #1984|
|Thierry Paulin ended his serial killing spree. #1987|
|Dec 01 1987|
|Thierry Paulin arrested. #19871201|
|Apr 16 1989|
|Thierry Paulindied.cause of death:natural causes,AIDSat Fresnes Prison in Fresnes, France. #19890416|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Thierry Paulin (1984-1987).
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|kill at victims home||TRUE||323|
|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1733630600||Serial Killer Stranglers||Kevin Smith|| 164 Total Including |
|157859376x||The Werewolf Book||Brad Steiger|| 3 Total Including |
|1578593786||The Werewolf Book||Brad Steiger||Thierry Paulin||2|
|1107658322||Academic Encounters Level...|| 3 Total Including |
|0252029917||Claire Denis||Judith Mayne||Thierry Paulin||1|
|1848859546||The Films of Claire Denis||Marjorie Vecchio||Thierry Paulin||1|
|1557534330||Crime and Media in Contem...||Deborah Streifford R...|| 3 Total Including |
|0816069875||The Encyclopedia of Seria...||Michael Newton|| 108 Total Including |
|1784184365||World's 20 Worst Crimes||Kate Kray|| 3 Total Including |
|0748697985||Feel-Bad Film||Nikolaj Luebecker||Thierry Paulin||1|
|0198159579||French Cinema in the 1990...||Phil Powrie||Thierry Paulin||1|
Thierry Paulin (November 28, 1963 – April 16, 1989) was a French serial killer active in the 1980s.
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