Roger Kibbe (Roger Reece Kibbe) an American serial killer and rapist known as The I-5 Strangler. Kibbe killed seven women between 1977 and 1987. Six along I-5 near Sacramento, and one in Walnut Creek, California. Kibbe kidnapped his victims, bound, duct taped the mouths and cut open their clothes in irregular shapes with scissors that had belonged to his mother. Kibbe also cut off most of the hair of his victims to remove the duct tape. It took detectives thirty-four years to find the body of one of his victims. Kibbe was sentenced to life imprisonment in 1991. In 2021, Roger Reece Kibbe was strangled to death in his cell while still in prison.
Serial Killer Roger Kibbe (aka) The I-5 Strangler, was active for 11 years between 1977-1987, known to have ( 7 confirmed / 38 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Roger Kibbe was born on May 21st 1939
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
In 1977 (Age 37/38) Roger Kibbe started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to strangle, rape, and murder his victims. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife in California, where he was known to work as a serial killer.
He was convicted on March 18th 1991 (Age 51), sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole at Mule Creek State Prison, Ione, California, US.
Roger Kibbe died on February 28th 2021 (Age 81), cause of death: homicide by strangulation at Mule Creek State Prison, Ione, California, US.
Roger Kibbe has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 9 months ago.
The unlawful killing of two or more victims by the same offender(s), in separate events. Serial Killer as defined by the FBI at the 2005 symposium.
Rape is usually defined as having sexual intercourse with a person who does not want to, or cannot consent.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Nickname:||The I-5 Strangler|
|Victims:||7 - 38|
|Years Active:||1977 - 1987|
|Ages Active:||37/38 - 47/48|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1939 - 2021|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♊ Gemini |
May 21 - Jun 21
|Living With:||his wife in California|
|D.O.B.:||May 21, 1939|
|Convicted:||Mar 18, 1991 (Age 51)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment without the possibility of parole|
|Prison Location:||Mule Creek State Prison, Ione, California, US|
|Death Date:||Feb 28, 2021 (Age 81)|
|Cause of Death:||homicide by strangulation|
|Death Location:||Mule Creek State Prison, Ione, California, US|
|Killed In Prison:||TRUE|
The 12 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Roger Kibbe. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|May 21 1939||birth of Roger Kibbe #19390521|
|May 21 1959|
|May 21 1969|
|Roger Kibbe started his serial killing spree. #1977|
|May 21 1979|
|Roger Kibbe ended his serial killing spree. #1987|
|May 21 1989|
|Mar 18 1991|
|Roger Kibbe was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole at Mule Creek State Prison, Ione, California, US. #19910318|
|May 21 1999|
|May 21 2009|
|May 21 2019|
|Feb 28 2021|
| Jason Budrow confessed to murdering Roger Kibbe #20210228 |
Location: Mule Creek State Prison, Ione, California, US
Jason Budrow confessed to murdering Roger Kibbe in a five page letter. Budrow strangled Roger Kibbe to death “with a triangle choke hold” the same day they became cellmates at Mule Creek State Prison.
|Feb 28 2021|
|Roger Kibbedied.cause of death:homicide by strangulationat Mule Creek State Prison, Ione, California, US. #20210228|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Roger Kibbe (1977-1987).
| 35 / 40 |
|killed in prison||TRUE||218|
|problems in school||FALSE||221|
|teased in school||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|kill at victims home||FALSE||323|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1733630600||Serial Killer Stranglers||Kevin Smith|| 164 Total Including |
|1733630619||Serial Killer Rapists||Kevin Smith|| 266 Total Including |
Ramadan Abdel Rehim Mansour
|0684807084||TRACE EVIDENCE||Bruce Henderson||Roger Kibbe||1|
|1101619058||The Human Predator||Katherine Ramsland|| 16 Total Including |
|0292726376||Killer on the Road||Ginger Strand||Roger Kibbe||2|
|1503954358||Monster City||Michael Arntfield||Roger Kibbe||2|
|0471215325||Murder Two||Colin Evans||Roger Kibbe||1|
|113672785x||Masters of War||Carl Boggs||Roger Kibbe||1|
|1439826560||Sex-Related Homicide and...||Vernon J. Geberth|| 4 Total Including |
|1460261836||Murder City||Michael Arntfield||Roger Kibbe||2|
|1305446348||Serial Murderers and Thei...||Eric W. Hickey|| 27 Total Including |
Paul John Knowles
|1506320201||Encyclopedia of Murder an...||Eric Hickey, Ph.D.|| 3 Total Including |
|1365401693||HPI: Engulfed in Shadows||Paul Dale Roberts an...||Roger Kibbe||1|
|1304827488||HPI Case Files Book 1||Paul Roberts||Roger Kibbe||1|
|1544618484||True Crime: American Mons...||Robert Keller||Roger Kibbe||2|
Roger Reece Kibbe (born May 21, 1939) is an American serial killer known as the "I-5 Strangler". Kibbe found all but one of his victims on the freeways around Sacramento, California.
Roger Kibbe is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database