David Alan Gore an American serial killer who confessed to, and was convicted of, six murders in Vero Beach and Indian River County, Florida in the 1980s. Gore had an accomplice, his cousin Fred Waterfield, and the pair were dubbed the Killing Cousins. David Alan Gore was executed by lethal injection at 6:19 p.m. on Thursday, April 12, 2012, having exhausted all legal appeals.
Serial Killer David Alan Gore (aka) The Killing Cousins, was active for 3 years between 1981-1983, known to have ( 6 confirmed / 6 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
David Alan Gore was born on August 21st 1953 in Florida, state of the United States of America. He was born 1st of 2 children and raised by both parents. Gore was raised as a oldest child and had one younger sister, Wendy Gore. His father, an unnamed man who worked as a hunter and Fruit Grove manager. His mother, an unnamed woman who worked as a librarian at Vero Beach Library in Florida.
Gore a heterosexual male citizen of the United States of America. Gore completed 12 years of school, received a GED. Gore married Donna Blanion, divorced, married Connie Jean Ayers in 1975, re-married Donna Blanion in 1977. He had two children.
Prior to his spree he had killed, commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison. He was known to abuse alcohol and drugs.
In 1981 (Age 27/28) David Alan Gore started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to torture, strangle, stalk, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. David Alan Gore used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime.
He was arrested on July 26th 1983 (Age 29), convicted on January 21st 1985 (Age 31), sentenced to death by by lethal injection at Florida State Prison in Raiford, Florida, US. Gore was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime. David Alan Gore was executed on April 12th 2012 (Age 58).
David Alan Gore died on April 12th 2012 (Age 58), cause of death: capital punishment, executed by lethal injection at Florida State Prison in Raiford, Florida, US.
David Alan Gore has been listed on Killer.Cloud since July of 2017 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.
Torture is when someone puts another person in pain. This pain may be physical or psychological. Tourturers touture their victims.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
Stalking means following someone secretly to watch them. Serial Killer Stalkers stalk victims prior to killing them.
|Name:||David Alan Gore|
|Nickname:||The Killing Cousins|
|Victims:||6 - 6|
|Years Active:||1981 - 1983|
|Ages Active:||27/28 - 29/30|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1953 - 2012|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♌ Leo |
Jul 23 - Aug 23
|Marital Status:||married Donna Blanion, divorced, married Connie Jean Ayers in 1975, re-married Donna Blanion in 1977|
|D.O.B.:||Aug 21, 1953|
|Birth Location:||Florida, state of the United States of America|
|Birth Order:||1st of 2|
|Siblings:||one younger sister, Wendy Gore|
|Raised By:||both parents|
|Birth Category:||oldest child|
|Mother:||an unnamed woman who worked as a librarian at Vero Beach Library in Florida|
|Father:||an unnamed man who worked as a hunter and Fruit Grove manager|
|Highest School:||12 years of school|
|Highest Degree:||received a GED|
|Arrested:||Jul 26, 1983 (Age 29)|
|Convicted:||Jan 21, 1985 (Age 31)|
|Sentence:||death by by lethal injection|
|Prison Location:||Florida State Prison in Raiford, Florida, US|
|Executed:||Apr 12, 2012 (Age 58)|
|Death Date:||Apr 12, 2012 (Age 58)|
|Manner of Death:||capital punishment|
|Cause of Death:||executed by lethal injection|
|Death Location:||Florida State Prison in Raiford, Florida, US|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 10 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer David Alan Gore. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Aug 21 1953||David Alan Gore was born in Florida, state of the United States of America. #19530821|
|Aug 21 1973|
|David Alan Gore started his serial killing spree. #1981|
|David Alan Gore ended his serial killing spree. #1983|
|Jul 26 1983|
|David Alan Gore arrested. #19830726|
|Aug 21 1983|
|Jan 21 1985|
|David Alan Gore was convictedand sentenced to death by by lethal injection at Florida State Prison in Raiford, Florida, US. #19850121|
|Aug 21 1993|
|Aug 21 2003|
|Apr 12 2012|
|David Alan Gorewas executed.cause of death:capital punishment,executed by lethal injectionat Florida State Prison in Raiford, Florida, US. #20120412|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as David Alan Gore (1981-1983).
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|living with children||FALSE||268|
|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|father drug abuse||FALSE||192|
|mother drug abuse||FALSE||195|
|problems in school||FALSE||221|
|teased in school||FALSE||218|
|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|
|159017853x||Chocky||John Wyndham||David Alan Gore||1|
|1439199043||The Serial Killer Whisper...||Pete Earley|| 7 Total Including |
Randy Steven Kraft
|1101619058||The Human Predator||Katherine Ramsland|| 16 Total Including |
|0275990990||Inside the Minds of Seria...||Katherine M. Ramslan...|| 14 Total Including |
|1523361085||The Killing Cousins||Jack Rosewood||David Alan Gore||2|
|0895262436||Sellout||David P. Schippers||David Alan Gore||1|
|1136642129||Feminisms and Critical Pe...||Carmen Luke||David Alan Gore||1|
|0786000759||Innocent Prey||Bernie Ward||David Alan Gore||2|
|1892941627||Team Killers||Jennifer Furio|| 4 Total Including |
|1476743908||The Unnatural World||David Biello||David Alan Gore||1|
|1439826560||Sex-Related Homicide and...||Vernon J. Geberth|| 4 Total Including |
|0875861431||Team Killers||Jennifer Furio|| 6 Total Including |
|1136275096||Humanness and Dehumanizat...|| 3 Total Including |
Paul G. Bain
|David Alan Gore||1|
|0816069875||The Encyclopedia of Seria...||Michael Newton|| 108 Total Including |
|0199743665||Supreme Injustice: How th...||Alan M. Dershowitz||David Alan Gore||1|
|1741691249||The Down-to-Earth Guide t...||Laurie David||David Alan Gore||1|
|1408835800||The Assault on Reason||Al Gore||David Alan Gore||1|
David Alan Gore (August 21, 1953 – April 12, 2012) was an American serial killer who confessed to, and was convicted of, six murders in Vero Beach and Indian River County, Florida in the 1980s. Gore was executed by lethal injection in 2012, having been on Florida's death row for 28 years.
David Alan Gore is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database