Cory Deonn Morris

Huggy Bear, Teddy Bear, Crackhead Killer

  Active for 2 years
(2002-2003) in United States

5

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

6

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  1. Summary
  2. Serial Killer Profile
  3. Serial Killer Type
  4. General Information
  5. Characteristics
  6. Childhood
  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 8 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 3 Books About Cory Deonn Morris
  14. 6 External References
  15. Internal References

Cory Deonn Morris an American serial killer known as Huggy Bear, Teddy Bear and the Crackhead Killer. Morris was convicted of luring five women to a camper, strangling them during sex and dumping their bodies. Morris is reported to have kept the victims body for some time, committing act of necrophilia on the lifeless bodies. All five women were killed in a camper behind a house owned by Morris' aunt, and their bodies were dumped in nearby alleys or on sidewalks. Cory Deonn Morris was sentenced to death in 2005.

Cory Deonn Morris Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Cory Deonn Morris (aka) Huggy Bear, Teddy Bear, Crackhead Killer, was active for 2 years between 2002-2003, known to have ( 5 confirmed / 6 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States

Cory Deonn Morris was born on May 10th 1978 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, US. He was born 1st of 3 children He was raised as a oldest child and had two younger siblings, Candice and Brandon Morris. His mother, an unnamed woman who lived on 14th Street in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the time of Cory's crimes.

He never married. He had no children mentioned.

In 2002 (Age 23/24) Cory Deonn Morris started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to commit acts of necrophilia, strangle, rape, and murder his victims. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself, alone in a recreational camper parked behind a house owned by Morris' aunt, Melva Willis.

He was arrested on April 12th 2003 (Age 24), convicted on July 19th 2005 (Age 27), sentenced to death at Arizona State Prison Complex, Florence State Prison (FSP) in Florence, Arizona, US.

Profile Completeness: 63%
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Cory Deonn Morris has been listed on Killer.Cloud since March of 2019 and was last updated 1 year ago.

Cory Deonn Morris a known:

Cory Deonn Morris
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-05-16 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Cory Deonn Morris
Nickname: Huggy Bear, Teddy Bear, Crackhead Killer
Victims: 5 - 6
Years Active: 2002 - 2003
Ages Active: 23/24 - 24/25
Active Countries: United States
Life Span: 1978 -     
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Sexual Preference: heterosexual, necrophile
Astrological Sign: Taurus
Apr 20 - May 21
Birth Month: May
Marital Status: never married
Children: no children mentioned
Living With: himself, alone in a recreational camper parked behind a house owned by Morris' aunt, Melva Willis
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: May 10, 1978
Birth Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, US
Birth Order: 1st of 3
Siblings: two younger siblings, Candice and Brandon Morris
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: oldest child
Mother: an unnamed woman who lived on 14th Street in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the time of Cory's crimes
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
IQ: N/A
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Incarceration
Arrested: Apr 12, 2003 (Age 24)
Convicted: Jul 19, 2005 (Age 27)
Sentence: death
Prison Location: Arizona State Prison Complex, Florence State Prison (FSP) in Florence, Arizona, US
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
8 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Cory Deonn Morris

The 8 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Cory Deonn Morris. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
May 10 1978Cory Deonn Morris was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, US.  #19780510
May 10 1998
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
2002
(Age 23/24)
Cory Deonn Morris started his serial killing spree. #2002
2003
(Age 24/25)
Cory Deonn Morris ended his serial killing spree. #2003
Apr 12 2003
(Age 24)
Cory Deonn Morris arrested. #20030412
Jul 19 2005
(Age 27)
Cory Deonn Morris was convictedand sentenced to death at Arizona State Prison Complex, Florence State Prison (FSP) in Florence, Arizona, US.  #20050719
May 10 2008
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
May 10 2018
(Age 40)
40th Birthday

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ANSWERED
Serial Killer
Boolean Questions:
Killer
Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
rape TRUE 452
strangle TRUE 442
sex with body TRUE 429
used weapon FALSE 452
used gun FALSE 450
torture FALSE 425
stalk FALSE 417
bound FALSE 405
mutilated FALSE 446
ate part of body FALSE 450
drank blood FALSE 441
robbed FALSE 417


Books that Mention Cory Deonn Morris

Book: Serial Killer Rapists (mentions serial killer Cory Deonn Morris)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Rapists
Book: Violence Against Black Bodies (mentions serial killer Cory Deonn Morris)
Sandra E. Weissinger
Violence Against Black Bodies

3 Books that mention Serial Killer
Cory Deonn Morris

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630619 Serial Killer Rapists 266
1981629440 50 American Serial Killer... 14
1315408694 Violence Against Black Bo... 1
External References
  1. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Cory Deonn MORRIS on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Mar 21, 2019.
  2. Morris v. Arizona, CR-05-0267-AP, 2007 on www.supremecourt.gov, Retrieved on Mar 21, 2019.
  3. Inmate #196851, Inmate Datasearch Arizona Department of Corrections on corrections.az.gov, Retrieved on Mar 21, 2019.
  4. John Esterbrook, Man Held In Deaths Of 5 Prostitutes on www.cbsnews.com, Retrieved on Mar 21, 2019.
  5. Ken Raymond, Suspected serial killer's state ties raise questions on newsok.com, Retrieved on Mar 21, 2019.
  6. Beth DeFalco, Man admits to strangling five prostitutes, documents say on azdailysun.com, Retrieved on Mar 21, 2019.
Internal References

Cory Deonn Morris is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #17 of 30[ Page 2 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in May
  2. #42 of 60[ Page 3 ] of Serial Killer Necrophiliacs sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #94 of 185[ Page 7 ] of Taurus Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #142 of 250[ Page 10 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #159 of 327[ Page 11 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  6. #177 of 307[ Page 12 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #339 of 651[ Page 23 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  8. #367 of 651[ Page 25 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  9. #409 of 651[ Page 28 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  10. #411 of 651[ Page 28 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
Statistics:
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Cory Deonn Morris is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Age of Serial Killer by Date, Killers By Astrological Sign, Killers By Birth Month, Sexual Preference, Birth Category, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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