Gao Chengyong a Chinese serial killer and rapist known as the Chinese Jack the Ripper and the Silver City serial killer. In China, Gao's crime spree has been labeled the Silver City serial killing case. Gao raped murdered and mutilated the corpses of his victims. He confessed to murdering eleven women between 1988 and 2002. He committed acts of necrophilia on at least one of his victims. He removed the reproductive organs, cut the hands off multiple victims and a breast off at least one victim. He was arrested in 2016 and sentenced to death in 2018. Gao Chengyong was executed on January 3rd 2019.
Serial Killer Gao Chengyong (aka) the Chinese Jack the Ripper, the Silver City serial killer, was active for 15 years between 1988-2002, known to have ( 11 confirmed / 11 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: China
Gao Chengyong was born on November 10th 1964 in Chenghe Village, Qingcheng Town, Yuzhong County, county in Lanzhou City, Gansu, China. He was born 8th of 8 children and raised by both parents. He was raised as a youngest child and had five sisters and two brothers, Yifeng, Yiwei. His father, head of the Gao family the most prosperous family in the Chenghe Village. His mother, unnamed homemaker to the Gao family.
Gao Chengyong a heterosexual male citizen of People's Republic of China. He completed 12 years of school, received a high school diploma. He married Zhang. He had at least two children with Wife, Zhang.
In 1988 (Age 23/24) Gao Chengyong started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, commit acts of necrophilia, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. 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 and children, where he was known to work as a serial killer.
He was arrested on August 26th 2016 (Age 51), convicted on March 30th 2018 (Age 53), sentenced to death at a prison in Baiyin, Gansu, China. Gao Chengyong was executed on January 3rd 2019 (Age 54).
Gao Chengyong died on January 3rd 2019 (Age 54), cause of death: capital punishment, executed at Baiyin, prefecture-level city in Gansu, China.
Gao Chengyong has been listed on Killer.Cloud since January of 2019 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.
Necrophilia, also called thanatophilia, is a sexual attraction or sexual act involving corpses. Serial Killer Necrophiliacs have been known to have sex with the body of their victim(s).
|Nickname:||the Chinese Jack the Ripper, the Silver City serial killer|
|Victims:||11 - 11|
|Years Active:||1988 - 2002|
|Ages Active:||23/24 - 37/38|
|Life Span:||1964 - 2019|
|Citizenship:||People's Republic of China|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♏ Scorpio |
Oct 23 - Nov 22
|Marital Status:||married Zhang|
|Children:||at least two children with Wife, Zhang|
|Living With:||his wife and children|
|D.O.B.:||Nov 10, 1964|
|Birth Location:||Chenghe Village, Qingcheng Town, Yuzhong County, county in Lanzhou City, Gansu, China|
|Birth Order:||8th of 8|
|Siblings:||five sisters and two brothers, Yifeng, Yiwei|
|Raised By:||both parents|
|Birth Category:||youngest child|
|Mother:||unnamed homemaker to the Gao family|
|Father:||head of the Gao family the most prosperous family in the Chenghe Village|
|Highest School:||12 years of school|
|Highest Degree:||high school diploma|
|Arrested:||Aug 26, 2016 (Age 51)|
|Convicted:||Mar 30, 2018 (Age 53)|
|Prison Location:||a prison in Baiyin, Gansu, China|
|Executed:||Jan 3, 2019 (Age 54)|
|Death Date:||Jan 3, 2019 (Age 54)|
|Manner of Death:||capital punishment|
|Cause of Death:||executed|
|Death Location:||Baiyin, prefecture-level city in Gansu, China|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 10 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Gao Chengyong. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Nov 10 1964||Gao Chengyong was born in Chenghe Village, Qingcheng Town, Yuzhong County, county in Lanzhou City, Gansu, China. #19641110|
|Nov 10 1984|
|Gao Chengyong started his serial killing spree. #1988|
|Nov 10 1994|
|Gao Chengyong ended his serial killing spree. #2002|
|Nov 10 2004|
|Nov 10 2014|
|Aug 26 2016|
|Gao Chengyong arrested. #20160826|
|Mar 30 2018|
|Gao Chengyong was convictedand sentenced to death at a prison in Baiyin, Gansu, China. #20180330|
|Jan 03 2019|
|Gao Chengyongwas executed.cause of death:capital punishment,executedat Baiyin, prefecture-level city in Gansu, China. #20190103|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Gao Chengyong (1988-2002).
| 39 / 40 |
|living with children||TRUE||268|
|kill at victims home||TRUE||323|
|sex with body||TRUE||430|
|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|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
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Gao Chengyong (Chinese: 高承勇; 10 November 1964 – 3 January 2019) was a Chinese serial killer and rapist. He mutilated the corpses of his victims, leading to his nickname of the "Chinese Jack the Ripper" in Chinese media. He is thought to have killed eleven women between 1988 and 2002.
Gao Chengyong is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database