Edmund Kemper

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Edmund Kemper, AKA (Big Ed, Coed Killer) Was born on December 18, 1948, in Burbank, California. At age 15, Kemper killed both his grandparents to see, "What it felt like." in 1964. Edmund was released 5 years later before he ended up going on to kill 6 women, his family and family friends.

Background info

-After killing his grandparents, police turned him over to the California Youth Authority. They did some psychological testing, and found that Edmund had a significantly high IQ, but also suffered from paranoid schizophrenia.

Where he Killed

Finally caught

After killing a family friend, his mother and cutting her head off, Kemper went on the run. He made it as far Pueblo, Colorado. He than called the police and confessed to his crimes.Edmund was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. He's still alive to this day.

Citations and sources

Fish, Anna. "Edmund Kemper." Edmund Evil Kemper. Murderpedia, 10 July 2012. Web. 9 Nov. 2014.

Holmes, Alexander. "The Real Life Horror Tale of the Coed Killer."Psychologytoday. Scott A.Bohn, 21 Jan. 2013. Web. 10 May 2015.

Wriles, Jim. "Edmund Kemper: The Coed Killer." Serial Killer Traits. Crimeandinvestigation, 8 Nov. 2013. Web. 24 Feb. 2015.