spree killer

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

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Police say the killing spree took place in three separate towns.
Mr Goulding confirmed many of the motives believed to have sparked the killing spree.
At least 28 people, most of them Pakhtuns, were killed in the two-day target killing spree in the port city.
CDATA[ The lone surviving terrorist in the November 2008 three-day killing spree in Mumbai has been sentenced to death by hanging.
Taggart Thursday, ITV, 9pm Usually the detectives are the ones clearing up the murders but in this edition DI Robbie Ross fears he may be the one to blame for the latest killing spree to hit Glasgow.
Caritas International, the confederation of 162 national Catholic charities, said in a statement it has received reports from the field of a killing spree carried out by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), a Ugandan rebel group.
Kasar, a Pakistani national, was arrested at Marine Drive even as he and his companions began a killing spree.
The mother of a 28-year-old man held over a killing spree in Washington state that left six people dead spoke of her grief for the victims and their families as authorities tried to determine what started the shooting and stabbing rampage.
But forever doesn't last long when a classmate goes on a killing spree that finds its end point in a bathroom where he forces the girls to decide which one of them will die.
AP) --A Clackamas Community College student was undergoing a mental health evaluation after posting comments on the Internet about a potential killing spree.
Earlier this year, James Cameron, the sole survivor of that killing spree, died at 92, but not before giving interviews for the book.
As revenge, the coders create a hidden parallel game that involves a homicidal Ronald McDonald on a terrifying killing spree.
Larry Bright, 39, pleaded guilty to seven counts of first-degree murder and one count of drug-induced homicide in the deaths of women whose bodies were burned or dumped along roads in Illinois during a 15-month killing spree in 2003 and 2004.
Police in Virginia, USA, are still trying to determine a motive for the killing spree by Nathan Cheatham, 27, who began the rampage by shooting his mother in the driveway of her McLean home.
org, a national advocacy group that works on behalf of past and future victims of crime, says Chester Dwayne Turner's alleged rape and killing spree shows why Proposition 66 would lead to more crime victims across California.