Damaso Rodriguez Martin (Dámaso Rodríguez Martín) a Spanish serial killer known as El Brujo (The Warlock). Martin was charged with murder, rape theft of a firearm and illegal possession of weapons. He was active in the Canary Islands an autonomous community of Spain located in the Atlantic Ocean. In 1981, Martin was sentenced to fifty-five years in prison for murdering a man and raping his girlfriend. He escaped from prison in 1991 and fled to the Anaga Mountains where he killed two German hikers, the woman was raped. In 1991, Authorities cornered Martin in an abandoned house, Damaso Rodriguez Martin shot himself unsuccessfully and was then shot dead by law enforcement.
Serial Killer Damaso Rodriguez Martin (aka) El Brujo, The Warlock, was active for 11 years between 1981-1991, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 3 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Spain
Damaso Rodriguez Martin was born on December 11th 1944 in Tenerife, island of the Canary Islands, Spain. He was raised by both parents. Rodríguez had four brothers. His father, Silverio Rodríguez Martín. His mother, Celestina Perdomo.
Rodríguez a heterosexual male citizen of Spain. Rodríguez married Mercedes Martín Rodríguez in 1967. He had two daughters.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, and served time in jail.
In 1981 (Age 36/37) Damaso Rodriguez Martin started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, strangle, rape, and murder his victims. Damaso Rodriguez Martin used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife and children, where Rodríguez was known to work as a serial killer.
Damaso Rodriguez Martin died on February 19th 1991 (Age 46), cause of death: homicide, ballistic trauma, shot during a shootout with police at Macizo de Anaga, a mountain range on the island of Tenerife in the Canary Islands.
Damaso Rodriguez Martin 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.
Rape is usually defined as having sexual intercourse with a person who does not want to, or cannot consent.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Name:||Dámaso Rodríguez Martín|
|Nickname:||El Brujo, The Warlock|
|Victims:||3 - 3|
|Years Active:||1981 - 1991|
|Ages Active:||36/37 - 46/47|
|Life Span:||1944 - 1991|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♐ Sagittarius |
Nov 22 - Dec 22
|Marital Status:||married Mercedes Martín Rodríguez in 1967|
|Living With:||his wife and children|
|D.O.B.:||Dec 11, 1944|
|Birth Location:||Tenerife, island of the Canary Islands, Spain|
|Raised By:||both parents|
|Father:||Silverio Rodríguez Martín|
|Sentence:||fifty-five years in prison, Martin escaped in 1991|
|Prison Location:||a prison in El Solís, Tegueste, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain|
|Death Date:||Feb 19, 1991 (Age 46)|
|Manner of Death:||homicide|
|Cause of Death:||ballistic trauma, shot during a shootout with police|
|Death Location:||Macizo de Anaga, a mountain range on the island of Tenerife in the Canary Islands|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 7 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Damaso Rodriguez Martin. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Dec 11 1944||Damaso Rodriguez Martin was born in Tenerife, island of the Canary Islands, Spain. #19441211|
|Dec 11 1964|
|Dec 11 1974|
|Damaso Rodriguez Martin started his serial killing spree. #1981|
|Dec 11 1984|
|Damaso Rodriguez Martin ended his serial killing spree. #1991|
|Feb 19 1991|
|Damaso Rodriguez Martindied.cause of death:homicide,ballistic trauma, shot during a shootout with policeat Macizo de Anaga, a mountain range on the island of Tenerife in the Canary Islands. #19910219|
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Manuel A. Armada
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|0822378876||Listening in Detail||Alexandra T. Vazquez||Damaso Rodriguez Martin||1|
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Manuel A. Armada
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Dámaso Rodríguez Martín (December 11, 1944 - February 19, 1991), better known as "El Brujo" (The Warlock), was a Spanish serial killer who, in 1991, was responsible for three murders in the Anaga mountain area (Tenerife, Spain).
Damaso Rodriguez Martin is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database