Luis Gregorio Ramirez (Luis Gregorio Ramírez Maestre) a Colombian serial killer known as The Monster of Tenerife, The Assassin of Tenerife and The Dexter Creole. Ramírez is accused of killing thirty motorcycle taxi drivers in various locations in Colombia, including Tenerife, Sabanalarga, Aguachica, Santa Marta, Valledupar and Puerto Wilches. Ramírez would choose taxi drivers between the ages of 19 and 30, he asked the drivers to take him to remote locations, once there he took the driver by the throat and suffocated them, until they lost consciousness. Ramírez would tie victims to a tree by the their neck, legs and arms in a complicated system that caused the victims to effectively choke themselves to death once they were no longer able to hold up their legs. Ramírez only officially confessed to one murder, but Colombian police have so far managed to link him with nineteen cases. Luis Gregorio Ramírez was arrested in 2012 and sentenced to fifty-seven years in prison, later lowered to thirty-four years
Serial Killer Luis Gregorio Ramirez (aka) The Monster of Tenerife, The Assassin of Tenerife, The Dexter Creole, was active for 6 years between 2007-2012, known to have ( 19 confirmed / 30 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Colombia
Luis Gregorio Ramirez was born on September 30th 1980 in Valledupar, Colombia.
Luis Gregorio Ramirez a male citizen of Colombia.
In 2007 (Age 26/27) Luis Gregorio Ramirez started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, torture, strangle, and murder his victims. He would keep personal items from the victim after the crime. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime.
He was arrested on December 12th 2012 (Age 32)
Luis Gregorio Ramirez has been listed on Killer.Cloud since February of 2019 and was last updated 2 weeks 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.
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.
|Name:||Luis Gregorio Ramírez Maestre|
|Nickname:||The Monster of Tenerife, The Assassin of Tenerife, The Dexter Creole|
|Victims:||19 - 30|
|Years Active:||2007 - 2012|
|Ages Active:||26/27 - 31/32|
|Life Span:||1980 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♎ Libra |
Sep 23 - Oct 23
|D.O.B.:||Sep 30, 1980|
|Birth Location:||Valledupar, Colombia|
|Arrested:||Dec 12, 2012 (Age 32)|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 6 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Luis Gregorio Ramirez. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Sep 30 1980||Luis Gregorio Ramirez was born in Valledupar, Colombia. #19800930|
|Sep 30 2000|
|Luis Gregorio Ramirez started his serial killing spree. #2007|
|Sep 30 2010|
|Luis Gregorio Ramirez ended his serial killing spree. #2012|
|Dec 12 2012|
|Luis Gregorio Ramirez arrested. #20121212|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Luis Gregorio Ramirez (2007-2012).
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|totem personal item||TRUE||350|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||315|
|kill at victims home||FALSE||318|
|sex with body||FALSE||427|
|ate part of body||FALSE||446|
|totem body part||FALSE||361|
Luis Gregorio Ramírez Maestre (born in Valledupar on September 30, 1980) is a Colombian serial killer. He is accused of murdering thirty people in various municipalities and cities in Colombia, including Tenerife, Sabanalarga, Aguachica, Santa Marta, Valledupar and Puerto Wilches.Ramírez chose motorists between 19 and 30 years of age. None measured more than 1.70 metres tall or weighed more than 60 kilos.
Luis Gregorio Ramirez is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database