Adam Leroy Lane an American serial killer known as the Highway Killer. Lane worked as a trucker through the Northeast. In 2007, Lane broke in to a home attacked a 15-year-old girl with a knife, her parents awoke and were able to subdue the Lane. Chelmsford Police arrived at the scene, and arrested Lane. Authorities connected Lanes New Jersey and Massachusetts attacks to a pair of similar attacks in Pennsylvania. Authorities also suspect he is involved with other murders in other parts of the country including the 1996 shooting death of an officer, Lane was never charged. Adam Leroy Lane was ultimately sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder in Pennsylvania.
Serial Killer Adam Leroy Lane (aka) the Highway Killer, was active for 1 year in 2007, known to have ( 2 confirmed / 3 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Adam Leroy Lane was born on August 7th 1964 in Jonesville, North Carolina, US.
He married Miriam M. Benge, divorced in 1993, married Regina Lane. He had no children mentioned.
In 2007 (Age 42/43) Adam Leroy Lane started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to mutilate, murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife, Regina Lane, where he was known to work as a serial killer.
He was arrested on July 30th 2007 (Age 42), convicted on June 28th 2010 (Age 45), sentenced to life imprisonment at Fayette State Correctional Institution in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, US. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Adam Leroy Lane has been listed on Killer.Cloud since January of 2019 and was last updated 3 years ago.
|Name:||Adam Leroy Lane|
|Nickname:||the Highway Killer|
|Victims:||2 - 3|
|Years Active:||2007 - 2007|
|Ages Active:||42/43 - 42/43|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1964 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♌ Leo |
Jul 23 - Aug 23
|Marital Status:||married Miriam M. Benge, divorced in 1993, married Regina Lane|
|Children:||no children mentioned|
|Living With:||his wife, Regina Lane|
|D.O.B.:||Aug 7, 1964|
|Birth Location:||Jonesville, North Carolina, US|
|Arrested:||Jul 30, 2007 (Age 42)|
|Convicted:||Jun 28, 2010 (Age 45)|
|Prison Location:||Fayette State Correctional Institution in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, US|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Adam Leroy Lane. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Aug 07 1964||Adam Leroy Lane was born in Jonesville, North Carolina, US. #19640807|
|Aug 07 1984|
|Aug 07 1994|
|Aug 07 2004|
|Adam Leroy Lane started his serial killing spree. #2007|
|Jul 30 2007|
|Adam Leroy Lane arrested. #20070730|
|Adam Leroy Lane ended his serial killing spree. #2007|
|Jun 28 2010|
|Adam Leroy Lane was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment at Fayette State Correctional Institution in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, US. #20100628|
|Aug 07 2014|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Adam Leroy Lane (2007-2007).
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|kill at victims home||TRUE||323|
|living with children||FALSE||268|
|father drug abuse||FALSE||192|
|mother drug abuse||FALSE||195|
|problems in school||FALSE||221|
|teased in school||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|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|
|1473551560||Catching a Serial Killer||Stephen Fulcher||Adam Leroy Lane||2|
|1500505161||2015 Serial Killers True...|| 6 Total Including |
| 7 Total Including |
|0292744560||Killer on the Road||Ginger Strand|| 7 Total Including |
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|1101189207||Caught in the Act||Jeannie McDonough||Adam Leroy Lane||1|
|0124079202||Forensic Victimology||Brent E. Turvey||Adam Leroy Lane||1|
|2246852501||Serial Killers (Ned)||Stéphane Bourgoin|| 13 Total Including |
Adam Leroy Lane is a convicted murderer and serial killer who was dubbed the "Highway Killer" because his crimes took place near the highway, which he frequently traveled due to his job as a trucker.
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