San Mateo slasher Known as the "Gypsy Hill killings"; five unsolved killings, of young women in San Mateo County, California during early 1976. In 2014, the FBI named Rodney Halbower as a person of interest in the Gypsy Hill killings; as of 2015, he has been charged with two of the murders based on DNA taken from cigarette butts saved from the scene of a 1976 killing.
Serial Killer San Mateo slasher (aka) Gypsy Hill killings, was active for 1 year in 1976, known to have ( 5 confirmed / 5 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States
San Mateo slasher has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 2 years ago.
|Name:||Gypsy Hill killings|
|Nickname:||Gypsy Hill killings|
|Victims:||5 - 5|
|Years Active:||1976 - 1976|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 2 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer San Mateo slasher. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|1976||San Mateo slasher started his/her serial killing spree. #1976|
|1976||San Mateo slasher ended his/her serial killing spree. #1976|
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|1438119143||The Encyclopedia of Unsol...||Michael Newton|| 29 Total Including |
|1420048783||Geographic Profiling||D. Kim Rossmo|| 4 Total Including |
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The Gypsy Hill killings are a group of five homicides of young women and girls in San Mateo County, California during early 1976. The killer became known in the media as "the San Mateo slasher." It was proven that there were at least two different perpetrators later on.
San Mateo slasher is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database