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Richard Trenton Chase

Richard Trenton Chase was afraid and the only way to prevent it from happening, he needed blood. He became known as the Vampire of Sacramento. Chase was preoccupied with any sign that there was something wrong with him. One time, he went into an emergency room looking for the person who had stolen his pulmonary […]

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James Riva

James Riva claimed to hear the voice of a vampire before he shot his grandmother four times in the spring of 1980. He then tried to drink her blood from the wound in attempts to achieve eternal life. Finally, he set her corpse on fire. Riva claimed his actions were in self-defense, and that he […]

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Joshua Rudiger

In San Francisco in 1998, Joshua Rudiger (22 years old) claimed to be a 2000 year old vampire. He went about town slashing the necks of homeless with a knife. He hurt three men and killed a woman who was sleeping in a doorway. When the investigation of one of the murders led to the […]

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Bela Kiss

In Czinkota, Hungary, Bela Kiss married a woman 15 years his junior. Kiss’s wife bedded the neighbor, and in 1912, they both disappeared. Then, around the Budapest area, women started going missing. Kiss was drafted into the army in 1914, and he, too, went missing. The army officers confiscated seven of the metal drums that […]

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Martin Dumollard – Vampire of Lyon

Martin Dumollard was a mass murderer of France during the late-nineteenth-century. He was known as the “Monster of Montluel” and the “Vampire of Lyon.” He was born in 1810, and was orphaned four years later when his father was found by the Austrians and murdered for a crime that he committed in Austria. There are […]

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Teet Haerm and Thomas Allgren

In Stockholm, Sweden two men were reported at killing a series of prostitutes between 1982 and 1987. During this time period, at least 7 prostitutes disappeared from the streets; their bodies were later found surgically dismembered and drained of blood. Teet Haerm and Thomas Allgren were two physicians arrested for the crimes. Haerm’s arrest shocked […]

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