Donald Leroy Evans an American serial killer convicted for the kidnapping, raping, strangulation and murder of 10-year-old Beatrice Routh in 1993, and the strangulation death of Ira Jean Smith in 1985. Evans is suspected of another dozen murders but recanted confessions to over seventy more. Most of the murders and rapes took place at rest stops and public parks. During the trial Evan's requested a name change to "Hi Hitler." He didn't realize that Hitlers followers addressed their leader with the chant of "Heil Hitler". He escaped from Harrison County jail in 1993, Evans was recaptured about a mile away. In 1999, Donald Leroy Evans was stabbed to death by a fellow inmate at the Mississippi State Penitentiary.
Serial Killer Donald Leroy Evans (aka) Hi Hitler, Heil Hitler, was active for 7 years between 1985-1991, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 70 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Donald Leroy Evans was born on July 5th 1957 in Watervliet, Michigan, US. He was raised by both parents until divorce. He had five brothers and three sisters.
Donald Leroy Evans a pedophile male citizen of the United States of America. He never married. He had no children.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison. He was known to abuse alcohol and drugs. He saw a psychologist and spent time in a Forensic Hospital.
In 1985 (Age 27/28) Donald Leroy Evans started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to strangle, rape, and murder his victims. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself, alone in Galveston,Texas, US, where he was known to work as a serial killer.
He was arrested on August 5th 1991 (Age 34), convicted on August 16th 1993 (Age 36), sentenced to death at Mississippi State Penitentiary (Parchman Farm) in Parchman, Mississippi, US. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Donald Leroy Evans died on January 5th 1999 (Age 41), cause of death: homicide, stabbed in shower by fellow death row inmate Jimmie Mack at Mississippi State Penitentiary.
Donald Leroy Evans has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years 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.
|Name:||Donald Leroy Evans|
|Nickname:||Hi Hitler, Heil Hitler|
|Victims:||3 - 70|
|Years Active:||1985 - 1991|
|Ages Active:||27/28 - 33/34|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1957 - 1999|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♋ Cancer |
Jun 21 - Jul 23
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Living With:||himself, alone in Galveston,Texas, US|
|D.O.B.:||Jul 5, 1957|
|Birth Location:||Watervliet, Michigan, US|
|Siblings:||five brothers and three sisters|
|Raised By:||both parents until divorce|
|Arrested:||Aug 5, 1991 (Age 34)|
|Convicted:||Aug 16, 1993 (Age 36)|
|Prison Location:||Mississippi State Penitentiary (Parchman Farm) in Parchman, Mississippi, US|
|Death Date:||Jan 5, 1999 (Age 41)|
|Manner of Death:||homicide|
|Cause of Death:||stabbed in shower by fellow death row inmate Jimmie Mack|
|Death Location:||Mississippi State Penitentiary|
|Killed In Prison:||TRUE|
The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Donald Leroy Evans. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Jul 05 1957||Donald Leroy Evans was born in Watervliet, Michigan, US. #19570705|
|Jul 05 1977|
|Donald Leroy Evans started his serial killing spree. #1985|
|Jul 05 1987|
|Donald Leroy Evans ended his serial killing spree. #1991|
|Aug 05 1991|
|Donald Leroy Evans arrested. #19910805|
|Aug 16 1993|
|Donald Leroy Evans was convictedand sentenced to death at Mississippi State Penitentiary (Parchman Farm) in Parchman, Mississippi, US. #19930816|
|Jul 05 1997|
|Jan 05 1999|
|Donald Leroy Evansdied.cause of death:homicide,stabbed in shower by fellow death row inmate Jimmie Mackat Mississippi State Penitentiary. #19990105|
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|killed in prison||TRUE||218|
|living with children||FALSE||268|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
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|0786010827||Road Kill||David Jacobs|| 4 Total Including |
|131734877x||Deviant Behavior|| 4 Total Including |
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|0786420758||Murders in the United Sta...||R. Barri Flowers|| 32 Total Including |
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|1461712157||The Great Pictorial Histo...||Jay Robert Nash|| 10 Total Including |
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Donald Leroy Evans (July 5, 1957 – January 5, 1999) was an American serial killer who murdered at least three people from 1985 to 1991. He was known for confessing to killing victims at parks and rest areas across more than twenty U.S. states.
Donald Leroy Evans is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database