Ottis Toole

The Jacksonville Cannibal

  Active for 23 years
(1961-1983) in United States

6

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

108

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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Ottis Toole Ottis Elwood Toole an American serial killer cannibal who was convicted of six counts of murder. Toole confessed to killing more than a hundred people (108 Total) with his partner Henry Lee Lucas.

Ottis Toole Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Ottis Toole (aka) The Jacksonville Cannibal, was active for 23 years between 1961-1983, known to have ( 6 confirmed / 108 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States

Ottis Toole was born on March 5th 1947 in Jacksonville, county seat of Duval County, Florida, United States; consolidated city and county.

Ottis Toole a male citizen of the United States of America. He took an intelligence quotient test before or after his crimes, Ottis Toole had an IQ of 75. He had a medical condition: epilepsy.

In 1961 (Age 13/14) Ottis Toole started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to commit acts of cannibalism, and murder his victims.

Ottis Toole died on September 15th 1996 (Age 49), cause of death: natural causes, liver cirrhosis at Raiford,. He is buried at Florida, state of the United States of America.

Profile Completeness: 46%
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Ottis Toole has been listed on Killer.Cloud since August of 2018 and was last updated 1 year ago.

Ottis Toole a known:

Ottis Toole
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2018-10-09 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Ottis Toole
Nickname: The Jacksonville Cannibal
Victims: 6 - 108
Years Active: 1961 - 1983
Ages Active: 13/14 - 35/36
Active Countries: United States
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span: 1947 - 1996
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: United States of America
Sexual Preference: N/A
Medical Condition: epilepsy
Astrological Sign: Pisces
Feb 18 - Mar 20
Birth Month: March
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: criminal, serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Mar 5, 1947
Native Name: Ottis Elwood Toole
Birth Location: Jacksonville, county seat of Duval County, Florida, United States; consolidated city and county
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
IQ: 75
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Incarceration
Arrested: N/A
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: capital punishment, life imprisonment
Prison Location: Florida State Prison
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: Sep 15, 1996 (Age 49)
Manner of Death: natural causes
Cause of Death: liver cirrhosis
Death Location: Raiford,
Burial Location: Florida, state of the United States of America
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
7 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Ottis Toole

The 7 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Ottis Toole. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Mar 05 1947Ottis Toole was born in Jacksonville, county seat of Duval County, Florida, United States; consolidated city and county.  #19470305
1961
(Age 13/14)
Ottis Toole started his serial killing spree. #1961
Mar 05 1967
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
Mar 05 1977
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
1983
(Age 35/36)
Ottis Toole ended his serial killing spree. #1983
Mar 05 1987
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
Sep 15 1996
(Age 49)
Ottis Tooledied.cause of death:natural causes,liver cirrhosisat Raiford, .He is buried at Florida, state of the United States of America. #19960915

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Books that Mention Ottis Toole

Book: Tears of Rage (mentions serial killer Ottis Toole)
John Walsh
Tears of Rage
Book: Bringing Adam Home (mentions serial killer Ottis Toole)
Les Standiford
Bringing Adam Home
Book: Killer Book of Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Ottis Toole)
Tom Philbin
Killer Book of Serial Killers
Book: Killer Fiction (mentions serial killer Ottis Toole)
G. J. Schaefer
Killer Fiction
Book: Frustrated Wittness! (mentions serial killer Ottis Toole)
Willis Morgan
Frustrated Wittness!
Book: Stalking Ottis Toole (mentions serial killer Ottis Toole)
Tim Gilmore
Stalking Ottis Toole
Book: Raging Cannibal (mentions serial killer Ottis Toole)
Brian Tucker
Raging Cannibal

7 Books that mention Serial Killer
Ottis Toole

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
143918996x Tears of Rage 1
0062065874 Bringing Adam Home 1
1402226470 Killer Book of Serial Kil... 17
1936239191 Killer Fiction 10
1943612323 Frustrated Wittness! 1
1491210885 Stalking Ottis Toole 1
1503316939 Raging Cannibal 1

Ottis Elwood Toole (March 5, 1947 – September 15, 1996) was an American drifter and serial killer who was convicted of six counts of murder. Like his companion Henry Lee Lucas, Toole made confessions he later recanted, but which resulted in murder convictions.

Wikipedia
External References
  1. Ottis Toole on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Ottis Elwood TOOLE on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  3. Q723693 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Oct 9, 2018.
  4. Ottis Toole on www.biography.com, Retrieved on Dec 14, 2018.
  5. Ottis Toole on www.alcatrazeast.com, Retrieved on Jan 10, 2019.
Internal References

Ottis Toole is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #21 of 40[ Page 2 ] of Pisces Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  2. #22 of 43[ Page 2 ] of Serial Killer Cannibals sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #22 of 38[ Page 2 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in March
  4. #32 of 651[ Page 3 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  5. #59 of 72[ Page 4 ] of serial killers sorted by IQ Level
  6. #134 of 327[ Page 9 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  7. #298 of 651[ Page 20 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  8. #452 of 651[ Page 31 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  9. #594 of 651[ Page 40 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
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