Adolfo Constanzo

The Godfather, El Padrino, The Witch Doctor

  Active for 4 years
(1986-1989) in United States, Mexico

16

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

23

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  4. General Information
  5. Characteristics
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  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 4 Timeline Events
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  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 12 Books About Adolfo Constanzo
  14. 7 External References
  15. Internal References

Adolfo Constanzo (Adolfo de Jesus Constanzo) Cuban-American serial killer drug dealer, and cult leader of The Narcosatanists (Los Narcosatánicos). Constanzo sexually assaulted and killed drug dealers and used their body parts for religious sacrifice ceremonies in an old warehouse near Matamoros. Many of his victims' body parts were cooked in a large pot called a nganga.

Adolfo Constanzo Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Adolfo Constanzo (aka) The Godfather, El Padrino, The Witch Doctor, was active for 4 years between 1986-1989, known to have ( 16 confirmed / 23 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States, Mexico

Adolfo Constanzo was born on November 1st 1962 in Miami, Florida, United States. He was born 1st of 4 children and raised by his mother, she married twice during his childhood. Constanzo was raised as a oldest chid and had three bothers or sisters. His father abused alcohol and/or drugs.

Constanzo a bisexual male citizen of the United States of America. Constanzo completed 12 years of school, received a high school diploma. Constanzo single. He had at least one but may be others according to his mother.

Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, and served time in jail.

In 1986 (Age 23/24) Adolfo Constanzo started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to torture, stalk, mutilate, and murder his victims. Adolfo Constanzo used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes. He was known to kill at both his home and the home of the victim. He would keep parts of the victims body after the crime. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself and three other cult members, where Constanzo was known to work as a drug trafficker, serial killer.

Adolfo Constanzo died on May 6th 1989 (Age 26), cause of death: capital punishment, assisted suicide, ordered fellow cult member, El Duby, to shoot him with a machine gun at Mexico City, Mexico.

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Adolfo Constanzo has been listed on Killer.Cloud since August of 2018 and was last updated 5 months ago.

Adolfo Constanzo a known:

Adolfo Constanzo
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-05-22 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Adolfo Constanzo
Nickname: The Godfather, El Padrino, The Witch Doctor
Victims: 16 - 23
Years Active: 1986 - 1989
Ages Active: 23/24 - 26/27
Active Countries: United States, Mexico
Life Span: 1962 - 1989
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: United States of America
Sexual Preference: bisexual
Astrological Sign: Scorpio
Oct 23 - Nov 22
Birth Month: November
Marital Status: single
Children: at least one but may be others according to his mother
Living With: himself and three other cult members
Occupation: drug trafficker, serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Nov 1, 1962
Family Name: Constanzo
Given Name: Adolfo
Birth Location: Miami, Florida, United States
Birth Order: 1st of 4
Siblings: three bothers or sisters
Raised By: his mother, she married twice during his childhood
Birth Category: oldest chid
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
IQ: N/A
Highest School: 12 years of school
Highest Degree: high school diploma

Incarceration
Arrested: N/A
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: N/A
Prison Location: N/A
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: TRUE
Previous Prison: FALSE

Death Information
Death Date: May 6, 1989 (Age 26)
Manner of Death: capital punishment
Cause of Death: assisted suicide, ordered fellow cult member, El Duby, to shoot him with a machine gun
Death Location: Mexico City, Mexico
Killed In Prison: FALSE
Suicide: FALSE
4 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Adolfo Constanzo

The 4 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Adolfo Constanzo. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Nov 01 1962Adolfo Constanzo was born in Miami, Florida, United States.  #19621101
1986
(Age 23/24)
Adolfo Constanzo started his serial killing spree. #1986
1989
(Age 26/27)
Adolfo Constanzo ended his serial killing spree. #1989
May 06 1989
(Age 26)
Adolfo Constanzo died. cause of death: capital punishment, assisted suicide, ordered fellow cult member, El Duby, to shoot him with a machine gun at Mexico City, Mexico. #19890506
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Boolean Questions:
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Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
father drug abuse TRUE 190
previous crimes TRUE 363
previous jail TRUE 347
kill at killers home TRUE 315
kill at victims home TRUE 318
used weapon TRUE 448
used gun TRUE 447
torture TRUE 421
stalk TRUE 413
bound TRUE 401
mutilated TRUE 440
totem body part TRUE 361
living with children FALSE 267
suicide FALSE 216
killed in prison FALSE 210
mother drug abuse FALSE 192
xyy FALSE 80
physically defect FALSE 298
speach defect FALSE 298
head injury FALSE 297
physically abused FALSE 228
psychologically abused FALSE 221
sexually abused FALSE 223
drug abuse FALSE 223
psychologist FALSE 256
forensic hospital FALSE 255
previous prision FALSE 332
previous killed FALSE 207
rape FALSE 447
blindfold FALSE 359
sex with body FALSE 426
ate part of body FALSE 445
drank blood FALSE 436
posed body FALSE 360
totem personal item FALSE 350
robbed FALSE 414


Books that Mention Adolfo Constanzo

Book: The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Adolfo Constanzo)
Michael Newton
The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers
Book: The Big Book of Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Adolfo Constanzo)
Jack Rosewood
The Big Book of Serial Killers
Book: Buried Secrets (mentions serial killer Adolfo Constanzo)
Edward Humes
Buried Secrets
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Book: Satanism Today (mentions serial killer Adolfo Constanzo)
James R. Lewis
Satanism Today
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John Maley
A Little Murder in Tucson
Book: Modern-Day Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Adolfo Constanzo)
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Modern-Day Serial Killers
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12 Books that mention Serial Killer
Adolfo Constanzo

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0816061955 The Encyclopedia of Seria... 7
1548119644 The Big Book of Serial Ki... 60
1626812551 Buried Secrets 1
027596664x Cult and Ritual Abuse 1
1576072924 Satanism Today 1
1491849665 A Little Murder in Tucson 1
0766072991 Modern-Day Serial Killers 2
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1420041045 Investigating Religious T... 1
0199912882 Devoted to Death 1
1448132363 Female Terror 2
0816069875 The Encyclopedia of Seria... 108

Adolfo de Jesús Constanzo (November 1, 1962 – May 6, 1989) was an American serial killer, drug dealer, and cult leader of an infamous gang that was dubbed The Narcosatanists (Spanish: "Los Narcosatánicos") by the media. His cult members nicknamed him The Godfather ("El Padrino"). He led the cult with Sara Aldrete, who their followers nicknamed "The Godmother" ("La Madrina").

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External References
  1. Adolfo Constanzo on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Adolfo de Jesús CONSTANZO on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  3. Chad Hodges, Taylor Jenkins, Adolfo de Jesus Constanzo on maamodt.asp.radford.edu, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  4. Adolfo Constanzo on www.biography.com, Retrieved on Dec 14, 2018.
  5. Serial killer Adolfo Constanzo on disturbinghorror.com, Retrieved on Feb 2, 2019.
  6. Adolfo de Jesús Constanzo on criminalia.es, Retrieved on May 22, 2019.
  7. Q365054 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on May 22, 2019.
Internal References

Adolfo Constanzo is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #2 of 12 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in Mexico
  2. #4 of 41 [ Page 1 ] of Scorpio Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #5 of 53 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killer Stalkers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #5 of 49 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in November
  5. #13 of 88 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killer Torturers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  6. #23 of 326 [ Page 2 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  7. #78 of 649 [ Page 6 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  8. #100 of 649 [ Page 7 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  9. #152 of 649 [ Page 11 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  10. #312 of 649 [ Page 21 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
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