spree killer

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a serial killer whose murders occur within a brief period of time

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If drug war operations will be returned to PNP, (I) would like to remind them that the words of strong support by the President is not a license for them to go on a killing spree,' Ejercito said.
Sutcliffe - now in poor health in maximum security HMP Frankland in Durham - began his killing spree a year after marrying in 1974.
He was then bailed out of jail, got a rifle and went on a killing spree January 11, leaving six people dead.
They are arresting business leaders as business community has condemned civilian killings and observed continued shutdown to protest the killing spree,' he added.
The mad killing spree happened in the Western province of Al-Anbar, Turkish media reported, citing Iraq's Ministry of Human Rights.
NEW YORK - US police stepped up a manhunt Tuesday for an Iraq war veteran accused of murdering his ex-wife and five members of her family on a killing spree near the northeastern city of Philadelphia.
I think he may have been days, perhaps hours, away from carrying out another killing spree.
Mad Men star Joel Murray plays Frank, a man who has so little left to live for he decides to go on a killing spree.
Summary: A French prosecutor has confirmed the Toulouse gunman who claimed responsibility for a radical Islam-inspired killing spree, was shot in the head by police.
THE chief suspect in an al Qaida-linked killing spree who is holed up in an apartment wants to ''die with weapons in his hands'', according to France's interior minister.
THE detective leading the probe into Michael Atherton's killing spree last night dismissed claims the gunman was suffering from depression.
Iran has executed more people for drug-related crimes in 2011 than in the previous two years combined, in "a killing spree of staggering proportions," Amnesty International said Thursday, Reuters reported.
Oslo, July 27 (ANI): Anders Breivik, who went on a killing spree in Oslo last week, asked his lawyer 'how many people were killed' as a result of his firing and the bomb blast.
THE KILLING EDGE receives a fine narration by Julia Whelan, who adds drama and tension to the tale of one Chloe Marin, a teen when a party at a beach mansion turns into a killing spree, leaving her one of the few to survive.
During the killing spree on June 2 last year which left 12 dead, Bird, 52, carrying a 12-bore sawn-off shotgun and a .