Buddy Earl Justus an American serial killer and rapist. In 1978, Justus raped and murdered an eight and a half month pregnant nurse by shooting her three times in the head. In 1978, Justus and a hitchhiker named Dale Dean Goins, kidnapped raped and murdered two victims before dumping the bodies. Goins was sentenced to life in prison for his part in the Florida and Georgia murders. In 1980, Justus confessed and was sentenced to life imprisonment for kidnapping with bodily injury, armed robbery, rape and to death for murder. Justus also received the death penalty for the murder of a woman in Florida and another woman in Georgia. In 1990, Buddy Earl Justus was executed in the electric chair at Virginia State Penitentiary in Richmond, Virginia.
Serial Killer Buddy Earl Justus, was active for 1 year in 1978, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 4 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Buddy Earl Justus was born on December 25th 1952 in Niagara Falls, New York, US. He was born 1st of 6 children He was raised as a oldest child and had five younger brother or sisters. His father, an unnamed man who was abusive to Buddy until Buddy left home at (Age 13). His mother, an unnamed woman who was murdered when Buddy was young. He had a head injury or brain defect. Buddy Earl Justus was physically abused at some point of his life.
He married Alice Justus, divorced. He had no children mentioned.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, and served time in jail. He was known to abuse alcohol and drugs.
In 1978 (Age 25/26) Buddy Earl Justus started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, rape, and murder his victims. Buddy Earl Justus used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes.
He was arrested on October 11th 1978 (Age 25), convicted on November 5th 1980 (Age 27), sentenced to death by electrocution at the Virginia State Penitentiary in Richmond, Virginia, US. Buddy Earl Justus was executed on December 13th 1990 (Age 37).
Buddy Earl Justus died on December 13th 1990 (Age 37), cause of death: executed by electrocution via electric chair at the Virginia State Penitentiary in Richmond, Virginia, US.
Buddy Earl Justus has been listed on Killer.Cloud since March 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.
|Name:||Buddy Earl Justus|
|Victims:||3 - 4|
|Years Active:||1978 - 1978|
|Ages Active:||25/26 - 25/26|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1952 - 1990|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♑ Capricorn |
Dec 22 - Jan 20
|Marital Status:||married Alice Justus, divorced|
|Children:||no children mentioned|
|D.O.B.:||Dec 25, 1952|
|Birth Location:||Niagara Falls, New York, US|
|Birth Order:||1st of 6|
|Siblings:||five younger brother or sisters|
|Birth Category:||oldest child|
|Mother:||an unnamed woman who was murdered when Buddy was young|
|Father:||an unnamed man who was abusive to Buddy until Buddy left home at (Age 13)|
|Arrested:||Oct 11, 1978 (Age 25)|
|Convicted:||Nov 5, 1980 (Age 27)|
|Sentence:||death by electrocution|
|Prison Location:||the Virginia State Penitentiary in Richmond, Virginia, US|
|Executed:||Dec 13, 1990 (Age 37)|
|Death Date:||Dec 13, 1990 (Age 37)|
|Cause of Death:||executed by electrocution via electric chair|
|Death Location:||the Virginia State Penitentiary in Richmond, Virginia, US|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 8 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Buddy Earl Justus. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Dec 25 1952||Buddy Earl Justus was born in Niagara Falls, New York, US. #19521225|
|Dec 25 1972|
|Buddy Earl Justus started his serial killing spree. #1978|
|Oct 11 1978|
|Buddy Earl Justus arrested. #19781011|
|Buddy Earl Justus ended his serial killing spree. #1978|
|Nov 05 1980|
|Buddy Earl Justus was convictedand sentenced to death by electrocution at the Virginia State Penitentiary in Richmond, Virginia, US. #19801105|
|Dec 25 1982|
|Dec 13 1990|
|Buddy Earl Justuswas executed.cause of death:executed by electrocution via electric chairat the Virginia State Penitentiary in Richmond, Virginia, US. #19901213|
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|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|problems in school||FALSE||221|
|teased in school||FALSE||218|
|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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