China · Religion

Six cult members murder a woman in a McDonald’s

May 28, 2014 Zhaoyuan, Shandong, China Six people beat a woman to death for refusing to give them her phone number The group of six were members of the banned cult Church of the Almighty God. (The Chinese government has banned the group claiming they have been involved in various criminal activities including deceit, theft,… Continue reading Six cult members murder a woman in a McDonald’s

New Mexico · Serial Killers

The “Toy Box Killer” dies in prison of natural causes

May 28, 2002 Hobbs, New Mexico David Parker Ray, the "Toy Box Killer," dies in prison Ray had devised a torture chamber in a soundproof truck trailer equipped with whips, syringes, clamps, chains, pulleys, leg spreader bars, straps, saws, and blades. He installed a gynecologist-style table with leg stirrups under a ceiling mirror to allow… Continue reading The “Toy Box Killer” dies in prison of natural causes

California · Female Killers · Graves

Actor Phil Hartman is killed in a murder-suicide

May 28, 1998 Encino, Los Angeles, California Comedian Phil Hartman is shot by his wife while he sleeps, who later turns the gun on herself Phil and his wife Brynn had engaged in an argument over her drug usage; Phil gave Brynn an ultimatum to stop using or he would leave her. He then went… Continue reading Actor Phil Hartman is killed in a murder-suicide