Sergei Dovzhenko


  Active for 11 years
(1992-2002) in Ukraine




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Sergei Dovzhenko a Ukrainian-Soviet serial killer and former operative of the Mariupol police known as Murchik. He confessed to nineteen murders between 1998 and 2002 in Mariupoly, Ukraine. Dovzhenko was arrested in 2002 and sentenced to life imprisonment in 2003.

Sergei Dovzhenko Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Sergei Dovzhenko (aka) Murchik, was active for 11 years between 1992-2002, known to have ( 17 confirmed / 19 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: Ukraine

Sergei Dovzhenko was born on June 30th 1972 in Mariupol, city in Donetsk Oblast, Ukraine.

Dovzhenko a male citizen of Ukraine.

In 1992 (Age 19/20) Sergei Dovzhenko started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims.

Profile Completeness: 30%
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Sergei Dovzhenko has been listed on Killer.Cloud since February of 2019 and was last updated 5 years ago.

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Updated: 2019-02-20 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Sergei Dovzhenko
Nickname: Murchik
Victims: 17 - 19
Years Active: 1992 - 2002
Ages Active: 19/20 - 29/30
Active Countries: Ukraine
Life Span: 1972 -     
Gender: Male
Citizenship: Ukraine
Sexual Preference: N/A
Astrological Sign: Cancer
Jun 21 - Jul 23
Birth Month: June
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Jun 30, 1972
Family Name: Dovzhenko
Given Name: Sergey
Birth Location: Mariupol, city in Donetsk Oblast, Ukraine
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Arrested: N/A
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: life imprisonment
Prison Location: N/A
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
7 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Sergei Dovzhenko

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

Date Event Description
Jun 30 1972Sergei Dovzhenko was born in Mariupol, city in Donetsk Oblast, Ukraine.  #19720630
(Age 19/20)
Sergei Dovzhenko started his serial killing spree. #1992
Jun 30 1992
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
(Age 29/30)
Sergei Dovzhenko ended his serial killing spree. #2002
Jun 30 2002
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
Jun 30 2012
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
Jun 30 2022
(Age 50)
50th Birthday
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Books that Mention Sergei Dovzhenko

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Sergei Ivanovich Dovzhenko (born June 30, 1972, Mariupol, Donetsk Oblast, Ukrainian SSR) is a Ukrainian-Soviet serial killer, a former operative of the Mariupol police. He confessed to committing 19 murders between November 1998 and May 2002 in his native city. Among his victims are a 12-year-old girl, four employees of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine and one Yugoslav citizen.

External References
  1. Q4164013 on, Retrieved on Feb 20, 2019.
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Sergei Dovzhenko is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

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  2. #3 of 4[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in the Ukraine
  3. #4 of 34[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in June
  4. #72 of 651[ Page 5 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #138 of 651[ Page 10 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
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  7. #573 of 651[ Page 39 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
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