Crime Scene Photography · Massacres/Mass Murder · North Dakota

Family murdered over argument involving a dog biting a cow

April 22, 1920 Turtle Lake, North Dakota Henry Layer kills his neighbors, 5 of their 6 children, and a chore boy following an argument Layer had visited the Wolf farm with a complaint regarding Wolf's dog biting one of Layer's cows. Wolf eventually demanded Layer leave, grabbing a double-barreled shotgun and loading it in front… Continue reading Family murdered over argument involving a dog biting a cow

Columbia · Serial Killers

“The Beast,” murderer of 147 boys, is arrested

April 22, 1999 Villavicencio, Colombia Luis Garavito is apprehended for an attempted rape before confessing to the kidnapping, rape, torture, and murder of 147 boys between the ages of 6 and 16 Garavito, also known as La Bestia (The Beast) or Tribilín (the Latin American Spanish-speaking name of Disney's Goofy), may have killed over 300… Continue reading “The Beast,” murderer of 147 boys, is arrested