Jack Harold Jones

  Active for 13 years
(1983-1995) in United States




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  5. Characteristics
  6. Childhood
  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 12 Timeline Events
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  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 1 Books About Jack Harold Jones
  14. 11 External References
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Jack Harold Jones (Jack Harold Jones Jr.) an American serial killer and rapist active between 1983 and 1995. Jones was convicted of two murders and confessed to a third murder after his execution, via a letter to his sister. In 1985, Ronald Stewart was convicted for the murder of Jones' first victim, Regina Harrison. In 1996, Jones was sentenced to death after receiving two murder convictions. Jones wrote a confession in a letter to his sister between 2006 and 2007, with instructions to open it a year after his execution. In 2008, Stewart died of cancer while still in prison. In 2017, Jack Harold Jones was executed by lethal injection in Arkansas. After his execution Jones' sister opened the letter which contained details about Regina Harrison's murder and instructions to deliver the letter to the authorities.

Jack Harold Jones Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Jack Harold Jones, was active for 13 years between 1983-1995, known to have ( 2 confirmed / 3 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States

Jack Harold Jones was born on August 10th 1964

In 1983 (Age 18/19) Jack Harold Jones started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, strangle, rape, and murder his victims. Jack Harold Jones used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime.

He was arrested on June 6th 1995 (Age 30), convicted on April 17th 1996 (Age 31), sentenced to death by lethal injection at The Cummins Unit in Lincoln County, Arkansas, US. Jack Harold Jones was executed on April 24th 2017 (Age 52).

Jack Harold Jones died on April 24th 2017 (Age 52), cause of death: executed by lethal injection at The Cummins Unit in Lincoln County, Arkansas, US.

Profile Completeness: 62%
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Jack Harold Jones has been listed on Killer.Cloud since July of 2019 and was last updated 4 years ago.

Jack Harold Jones a known:

Jack Harold Jones
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Updated: 2019-07-12 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Jack Harold Jones
Nickname: N/A
Victims: 2 - 3
Years Active: 1983 - 1995
Ages Active: 18/19 - 30/31
Active Countries: United States
Life Span: 1964 - 2017
Gender: Male
Sexual Preference: N/A
Astrological Sign: Leo
Jul 23 - Aug 23
Birth Month: August
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Aug 10, 1964
Birth Location: N/A
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: Jun 6, 1995 (Age 30)
Convicted: Apr 17, 1996 (Age 31)
Sentence: death by lethal injection
Prison Location: The Cummins Unit in Lincoln County, Arkansas, US
Executed: Apr 24, 2017 (Age 52)
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: Apr 24, 2017 (Age 52)
Cause of Death: executed by lethal injection
Death Location: The Cummins Unit in Lincoln County, Arkansas, US
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
12 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Jack Harold Jones

The 12 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Jack Harold Jones. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Aug 10 1964birth of Jack Harold Jones  #19640810
(Age 18/19)
Jack Harold Jones started his serial killing spree. #1983
Aug 10 1984
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
Aug 10 1994
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
(Age 30/31)
Jack Harold Jones ended his serial killing spree. #1995
Jun 06 1995
(Age 30)
Jack Harold Jones arrested. #19950606
Apr 17 1996
(Age 31)
Jack Harold Jones was convictedand sentenced to death by lethal injection at The Cummins Unit in Lincoln County, Arkansas, US.  #19960417
Mar 21 2003
(Age 38)
DNA match in Barrett case #20030321
Location: Fort Lauderdale Police Department, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US

Detective John Curcio of the Fort Lauderdale Police Department learned that a national DNA database came up with a match to a sample in the Barrett case which he had submitted in 2002. The sample matched the DNA of Jack H. Jones Jr., a convicted murderer on Arkansas' death row. Police held off a public announcement of the DNA match until Monday to give the Barrett family a chance over the weekend to deal with the information.

Aug 10 2004
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
Aug 10 2014
(Age 50)
50th Birthday
Apr 24 2017
(Age 52)
Jack Harold Joneswas executed.cause of death:executed by lethal injectionat The Cummins Unit in Lincoln County, Arkansas, US. #20170424
Mar 21 2019
(Age 54)
DNA match in Harrison case #20190321
Location: a Broward County Court in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US

Broward County prosecutors asked a judge Thursday, March 21, 2019, to dismiss the 1985 conviction of Ronald Stewart for the murder of 20-year-old Regina Harrison. They say the real killer was Jack Jones, who was executed in 2017 for a 1995 Arkansas murder.

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Boolean Questions:
used weapon TRUE 453
used gun TRUE 451
rape TRUE 453
bound TRUE 406
strangle TRUE 443
robbed TRUE 418
torture FALSE 426
stalk FALSE 418
blindfold FALSE 363
sex with body FALSE 430
mutilated FALSE 447
ate part of body FALSE 451
drank blood FALSE 442
posed body FALSE 365
totem body part FALSE 365
totem personal item FALSE 354

Books that Mention Jack Harold Jones

Book: Bloodstains (mentions serial killer Jack Harold Jones)
Jeff Mudgett

1 Books that mention Serial Killer
Jack Harold Jones

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
0692884157 Bloodstains 2
External References
  1. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Jack Harold JONES Jr. on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
  2. Rolly Hoyt, Lawmen recall Jack Jones' chilling murder, rape of Mary Phillips on www.thv11.com, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
  3. Jones v. State, 947 S.W.2d 339, 329 Ark. 1997 on www.courtlistener.com, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
  4. Lisa Hammersly, Jones ready for execution; now he pays, says daughter of victim, survivor of attack on www.arkansasonline.com, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
  5. Victim's family on Arkansas execution: Ready for it to be done on wtkr.com, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
  6. Arkansas executes murderers Jack Jones and Marcel Williams on www.bbc.com, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
  7. Jack H. Jones jr. executed April 24, 2017 on arkansasabolish.org, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
  8. Prosecutors: Executed Arkansas inmate claims 1983 Florida murder after death on wreg.com, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
  9. Jack Jones left a letter behind before he was executed. Now, we know he's a serial killer. on www.thv11.com, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
  10. Rafael Olmeda, A serial rapist took the blame for South Florida woman’s murder. A serial killer was really the culprit. on www.sun-sentinel.com, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
  11. Mike Bucsko, Suspect found in 1991 killing on old.post-gazette.com, Retrieved on Jul 9, 2019.
Internal References

Jack Harold Jones is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #38 of 40[ Page 3 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in August
  2. #44 of 46[ Page 3 ] of Leo Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #120 of 651[ Page 8 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  4. #239 of 250[ Page 16 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #287 of 651[ Page 20 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  6. #296 of 307[ Page 20 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #304 of 327[ Page 21 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  8. #375 of 651[ Page 25 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  9. #614 of 651[ Page 41 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
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