Gerald Gallego (Gerald Armond Gallego) an American serial killer along with his wife Charlene Gallego, were known as The Love Slave Killers and The Gallego Sex Slave Killers. Together they murdered ten victims in Sacramento, California between 1978 and 1980. Some of their victims were kept as sex slaves for the couple before they were murdered. They were known to beat, rape strangle and shoot their victims. They were arrested in 1980 when a witness reported the couples license plate number to authorities. Gerald Gallego was sentenced to death in 1984. In 2002, Gerald Gallego died of cancer in the prison medical center at Ely State Prison in Ely, Nevada while awaiting his execution.
Serial Killer Gerald Gallego (aka) The Love Slave Killers, The Gallego Sex Slaves Killers, was active for 3 years between 1978-1980, known to have ( 10 confirmed / 10 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Gerald Gallego was born on July 17th 1946 in Sacramento, California, US. He was raised by his mother and two different step-fathers. He was raised as a only child and had two half brothers, David Hunt and George Bulga, Jr.. His father, an unnamed man who was executed in the gas chamber, Gallego (Age 9). His mother, an unnamed woman who worked as a local prostitute. His mother abused alcohol and/or drugs. He had a head injury as well as a physically defect. During his education he had academic, social or discipline problems.
Gerald Gallego a bisexual male citizen of the United States of America. He married seven times. He had three, two daughters and one son.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison. He was known to abuse alcohol and drugs. He saw a psychologist.
In 1978 (Age 31/32) Gerald Gallego started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, strangle, rape, and murder his victims. Gerald Gallego used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes. He was known to kill victims at his own home. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife Charlene in Sacramento, California, US.
He was arrested on November 17th 1980 (Age 34), convicted on June 21st 1983 (Age 36), sentenced to death by gas chamber at San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, California, US.
Gerald Gallego died on July 18th 2002 (Age 56), cause of death: cancer at the prison medical center inside Ely State Prison in Ely, White Pine County, Nevada, US.
Gerald Gallego has been listed on Killer.Cloud since September of 2018 and was last updated 4 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.
|Nickname:||The Love Slave Killers, The Gallego Sex Slaves Killers|
|Victims:||10 - 10|
|Years Active:||1978 - 1980|
|Ages Active:||31/32 - 33/34|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1946 - 2002|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♋ Cancer |
Jun 21 - Jul 23
|Marital Status:||married seven times|
|Children:||three, two daughters and one son|
|Living With:||his wife Charlene in Sacramento, California, US|
|D.O.B.:||Jul 17, 1946|
|Birth Location:||Sacramento, California, US|
|Birth Order:||1st of 1|
|Siblings:||two half brothers, David Hunt and George Bulga, Jr.|
|Raised By:||his mother and two different step-fathers|
|Birth Category:||only child|
|Mother:||an unnamed woman who worked as a local prostitute|
|Father:||an unnamed man who was executed in the gas chamber, Gallego (Age 9)|
|Arrested:||Nov 17, 1980 (Age 34)|
|Convicted:||Jun 21, 1983 (Age 36)|
|Sentence:||death by gas chamber|
|Prison Location:||San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, California, US|
|Death Date:||Jul 18, 2002 (Age 56)|
|Cause of Death:||cancer|
|Death Location:||the prison medical center inside Ely State Prison in Ely, White Pine County, Nevada, US|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 10 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Gerald Gallego. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Jul 17 1946||Gerald Gallego was born in Sacramento, California, US. #19460717|
|Jul 17 1966|
|Jul 17 1976|
|Gerald Gallego started his serial killing spree. #1978|
|Gerald Gallego ended his serial killing spree. #1980|
|Nov 17 1980|
|Gerald Gallego arrested. #19801117|
|Jun 21 1983|
|Gerald Gallego was convictedand sentenced to death by gas chamber at San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, California, US. #19830621|
|Jul 17 1986|
|Jul 17 1996|
|Jul 18 2002|
|Gerald Gallegodied.cause of death:cancerat the prison medical center inside Ely State Prison in Ely, White Pine County, Nevada, US. #20020718|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Gerald Gallego (1978-1980).
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|mother drug abuse||TRUE||195|
|problems in school||TRUE||221|
|kill at killers home||TRUE||320|
|living with children||FALSE||268|
|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|teased in school||FALSE||218|
|kill at victims home||FALSE||323|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
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|0786006609||A Venom in the Blood||Eric Van Hoffman||Gerald Gallego||2|
|0914629344||All his father's sins|| 3 Total Including |
|1501009036||The Sex Slave Murders Tru...||R. Barri Flowers||Gerald Gallego||2|
|1466588756||The Dynamics of Murder||R. Barri Flowers|| 3 Total Including |
|0816069875||The Encyclopedia of Seria...||Michael Newton|| 108 Total Including |
Gerald Armond Gallego (July 17, 1946 – July 18, 2002) and Charlene Adell (Williams) Gallego (born October 10, 1956) are two American serial killers who terrorized Sacramento, California between 1978 and 1980. They murdered ten victims, mostly teenagers, most of whom they kept as sex slaves before killing them.
Gerald Gallego is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database