Jack the Ripper
By: Amanda Patterson
Who is Jack the Ripper?
Jack the Ripper is know for gruesome murders from August 7th to September 10th in 1888. Despite countless investigations, his name and motive was never identified. To this day, he remains one of England's and the worlds most known criminal. He was responsible for the murder of 5 women, who all were killed within a mile of each other. The name "Jack the Ripper" originates from a letter written by someone who claimed to be the killer, published during the time of the attacks.
After examination of the bodies, Dr. Thomas Bond and investigators concluded that Jack the Ripper was a physician or a medical doctor because he removed organs from some of the victims. Dr. Bond also stated that Jack the Ripper may have had Satyriasis or uncontrollable sexual desires.
5 things you didn't know about Jack the Ripper (Some pictures are graphic)
In the media, there is some articles about who Jack the Ripper was but the articles are the opinions of other people and aren't based on fact.