Chester Turner (Chester Dewayne Turner) an American serial killer known as the Southside Slayer. Turner was convicted of killing fifteen victims in Los Angeles, California in the 1980s and 1990s. Chester Turner committed at least one of the Southside Slayer murders, and Michael Hughes, Daniel Lee Siebert, Louis Craine, Lonnie David Franklin and Ivan Hill committed at least one each. Chester Turner was sentenced to death and is serving on death row at San Quentin State Prison with an admission date of October 1, 2002.
Serial Killer Chester Turner (aka) Southside Slayer murders, was active for 12 years between 1987-1998, known to have ( 15 confirmed / 15 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Chester Turner was born on November 5th 1966 in Warren, city in Arkansas, US. He was raised by both parents until (Age 5) mother until adulthood. Turner was raised as a only child and had no siblings. His father, unnamed man who separated from Chester's mother, Chester (Age 5). His mother, an unnamed single mother working two jobs. During his education he had academic, social or discipline problems.
Turner a heterosexual African American male citizen of the United States of America. Turner never married. He had four children, one with Felicia Collier.
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.
In 1987 (Age 20/21) Chester Turner 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 his mother, homeless shelters and missions, where Turner was known to work as a serial killer.
He was arrested on October 1st 2002 (Age 35), convicted on June 10th 2007 (Age 40), sentenced to death, execution by lethal injection at San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, California, US. Turner was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Chester Turner has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 11 months 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.
|Nickname:||Southside Slayer murders|
|Victims:||15 - 15|
|Years Active:||1987 - 1998|
|Ages Active:||20/21 - 31/32|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1966 -|
|Ethnic Group:||African American|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♏ Scorpio |
Oct 23 - Nov 22
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Children:||four children, one with Felicia Collier|
|Living With:||his mother, homeless shelters and missions|
|D.O.B.:||Nov 5, 1966|
|Birth Location:||Warren, city in Arkansas, US|
|Birth Order:||1st of 1|
|Raised By:||both parents until (Age 5) mother until adulthood|
|Birth Category:||only child|
|Mother:||an unnamed single mother working two jobs|
|Father:||unnamed man who separated from Chester's mother, Chester (Age 5)|
|Arrested:||Oct 1, 2002 (Age 35)|
|Convicted:||Jun 10, 2007 (Age 40)|
|Sentence:||death, execution by lethal injection|
|Prison Location:||San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, California, 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 Chester Turner. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Nov 05 1966||Chester Turner was born in Warren, city in Arkansas, US. #19661105|
|Nov 05 1986|
|Chester Turner started his serial killing spree. #1987|
|Nov 05 1996|
|Chester Turner ended his serial killing spree. #1998|
|Oct 01 2002|
|Chester Turner arrested. #20021001|
|Nov 05 2006|
|Jun 10 2007|
|Chester Turner was convictedand sentenced to death, execution by lethal injection at San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, California, US. #20070610|
|Nov 05 2016|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Chester Turner (1987-1998).
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|problems in school||TRUE||221|
|living with children||FALSE||268|
|teased in school||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||319|
|kill at victims home||FALSE||322|
|sex with body||FALSE||429|
|ate part of body||FALSE||450|
|totem body part||FALSE||364|
|totem personal item||FALSE||353|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1733630600||Serial Killer Stranglers||Kevin Smith|| 164 Total Including |
|1733630619||Serial Killer Rapists||Kevin Smith|| 266 Total Including |
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|1981629440||50 American Serial Killer...||Robert Keller|| 14 Total Including |
Chester Dewayne Turner (born November 5, 1966) is an American convicted serial killer. On April 30, 2007, he was convicted of the murders of ten women in Los Angeles, and was also found guilty in the death of the unborn child of one of his victims. He was convicted of 4 additional murders on June 19, 2014.
Chester Turner is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database