Cincinnati Strangler

Posteal Laskey (possible)

  Active for 2 years
(1965-1966) in United States




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  4. General Information
  5. Characteristics
  6. Childhood
  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 3 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 7 Books About Cincinnati Strangler
  14. 5 External References
  15. Internal References

Cincinnati Strangler raped and strangled seven mostly elderly women in Cincinnati, Ohio between 1965 and 1966. Posteal Laskey was suspect who was convicted of one murder and died in prison on May 29, 2007.

Cincinnati Strangler Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Cincinnati Strangler (aka) Posteal Laskey (possible), was active for 2 years between 1965-1966, known to have ( 7 confirmed / 7 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States

In 1965 Cincinnati Strangler started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to strangle, rape, and murder his victims.

Cincinnati Strangler died on May 29th 2007 at Pickaway Correctional Institution,.

Profile Completeness: 31%
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Cincinnati Strangler has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 5 years ago.

Cincinnati Strangler a known:

Cincinnati Strangler
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-03-17 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Cincinnati Strangler
Nickname: Posteal Laskey (possible)
Victims: 7 - 7
Years Active: 1965 - 1966
Active Countries: United States
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span:      - 2007
Gender: Male
Sexual Preference: N/A
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: N/A
Birth Location: N/A
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Arrested: N/A
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: N/A
Prison Location: N/A
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: May 29, 2007
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: Pickaway Correctional Institution,
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
3 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Cincinnati Strangler

The 3 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Cincinnati Strangler. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Cincinnati Strangler started his serial killing spree. #1965
Cincinnati Strangler ended his serial killing spree. #1966
May 29 2007
Cincinnati Pickaway Correctional Institution, . #20070529
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Boolean Questions:
rape TRUE 453
strangle TRUE 443

Books that Mention Cincinnati Strangler

Book: Queen City Gothic (mentions serial killer Cincinnati Strangler)
J. T. Townsend
Queen City Gothic
Book: Contemporary Perspectives on Serial... (mentions serial killer Cincinnati Strangler)
Ronald M. Holmes
Contemporary Perspectives on Serial Murder
Book: Storms Never Last (mentions serial killer Cincinnati Strangler)
Joy Elaine McMillan
Storms Never Last
Book: Cold Serial (mentions serial killer Cincinnati Strangler)
Brian Forschner
Cold Serial
Book: An Introduction to Philosophical Me... (mentions serial killer Cincinnati Strangler)
Christopher Daly
An Introduction to Philosophical Methods
Book: Serial Murderers and Their Victims (mentions serial killer Cincinnati Strangler)
Eric W. Hickey
Serial Murderers and Their Victims
Book: The Insiders' Guide to Cincinnati (mentions serial killer Cincinnati Strangler)
Skip Tate
The Insiders' Guide to Cincinnati

7 Books that mention Serial Killer
Cincinnati Strangler

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1449018912 Queen City Gothic 1
0761914218 Contemporary Perspectives... 7
1465368892 Storms Never Last 1
1630475491 Cold Serial 1
1460401174 An Introduction to Philos... 1
1305446348 Serial Murderers and Thei... 27
1573800643 The Insiders' Guide to Ci... 1

The Cincinnati Strangler was the name given to a serial killer who raped, then strangled seven mostly elderly women in Cincinnati, Ohio between 1965 and 1966. The identity of the Cincinnati Strangler is commonly believed to be former cab driver Posteal Laskey Jr.

External References
  1. Q5120318 on, Retrieved on Mar 17, 2019.
  2. Cincinnati Strangler on, Retrieved on Mar 17, 2019.
  3. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Posteal LASKEY on, Retrieved on Mar 17, 2019.
  4. Diane Raver, Author investigates Cincinnati Strangler on, Retrieved on Mar 17, 2019.
  5. Greg Noble, From The Vault: Do you remember the Cincinnati Strangler? on, Retrieved on Mar 17, 2019.
Internal References

Cincinnati Strangler is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #109 of 327[ Page 8 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  2. #113 of 250[ Page 8 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #137 of 307[ Page 10 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #254 of 651[ Page 17 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #499 of 651[ Page 34 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  6. #571 of 651[ Page 39 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  7. #571 of 651[ Page 39 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Cincinnati Strangler is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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