Duke Pierson (Duke James Pierson) an American serial killer and a former Detective Sergeant for the Spokane County Sheriff's Office who was known as the Spokane serial killer. Pierson is connected to the deaths of three women who died in the summer of 1967. He began his career in law enforcement in 1959 as a Spokane County deputy, Pierson quit, suddenly, in 1966. Two of Pierson's victims were pregnant with his child at the time of their deaths, his wife and his mistress. One victim disappeared after leaving a bar. Two bodies were buried and the body of his wife was found in the rear seat of a car inside the family's garage with a hose leading from the exhaust to a rear window of the vehicle. Duke Pierson died of natural causes in 2019 prior to being arrested. His service was held at Keahey Funeral Home in Andalusia, Alabama.
Serial Killer Duke Pierson (aka) the Spokane serial killer, was active for 1 year in 1967, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 3 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Duke Pierson was born on May 21st 1933
He married Sandra Pierson, she was found dead in their home on September 12, 1967, married unnamed woman, divorced in 1972, married to an unnamed woman in Alabama. He had two or more children.
In 1967 (Age 33/34) Duke Pierson started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife, Sandra Pierson.
Duke Pierson died on January 22nd 2019 (Age 85), cause of death: natural causes at his home in Straughn, Alabama, US.
Duke Pierson has been listed on Killer.Cloud since March of 2019 and was last updated 4 years ago.
|Nickname:||the Spokane serial killer|
|Victims:||3 - 3|
|Years Active:||1967 - 1967|
|Ages Active:||33/34 - 33/34|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1933 - 2019|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♊ Gemini |
May 21 - Jun 21
|Marital Status:||married Sandra Pierson, she was found dead in their home on September 12, 1967, married unnamed woman, divorced in 1972, married to an unnamed woman in Alabama|
|Children:||two or more children|
|Living With:||his wife, Sandra Pierson|
|D.O.B.:||May 21, 1933|
|Death Date:||Jan 22, 2019 (Age 85)|
|Cause of Death:||natural causes|
|Death Location:||his home in Straughn, Alabama, US|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 11 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Duke Pierson. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|May 21 1933||birth of Duke Pierson #19330521|
|May 21 1953|
|May 21 1963|
|Duke Pierson started his serial killing spree. #1967|
|Duke Pierson ended his serial killing spree. #1967|
|May 21 1973|
|May 21 1983|
|May 21 1993|
|May 21 2003|
|May 21 2013|
|Jan 22 2019|
|Duke Piersondied.cause of death:natural causesat his home in Straughn, Alabama, US. #20190122|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Duke Pierson (1967-1967).
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|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
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