ITV’S Yorkshire Ripper: the Secret Murders takes viewers back to before his known victims had been killed – and suggests the bloodshed started earlier.
Where is Peter Sutcliffe now?
Sutcliffe died in November 2020.
It is also believed that some of the serial killer’s fans were given portions of the ashes.
Reports suggest that Sutcliffe’s ashes were later buried in Yorkshire.
Neil Jackson, whose mum was killed by Sutcliffe, said of the dead serial killer: “They should take him to a tip.”
How did the Yorkshire Ripper die?
Sutcliffe died in hospital 老化的 74 在十一月 13, 2020 and the cause of death was recorded as being SARS Cov2 pneumonia.
He had tested positive for 新冠病毒 and the post-mortem found that his lungs had been “heavy, solid and airless” – pointing to coronavirus as the main cause of death.
He also had diabetes and heart disease, which were found to have contributed to his death.
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Who were his victims?
The title of Yorkshire Ripper was given to Sutcliffe because of the way he mutilated the bodies of the women he killed between 1975 和 1980.
He is thought to have viewed killing sex workers as his “mission from God”, although some of the the murderer’s victims were not sex workers.
His first two victims were killed in Chapeltown, which contained Leeds’ main red light district at the time.
This led police to announce they were looking for a “prostitute killer”.
The victims of the Yorkshire Ripper
- Wilma McCann, 老化的 28 and killed in October 1975
- Emily Jackson, 老化的 42 and killed in January 1976
- Irene Richardson, 老化的 28 and killed in February 1977
- Patricia Atkinson, 老化的 32 and killed in April 1977
- Jayne McDonald, 老化的 16 and killed in June 1977
- Jean Jordan, 21, 曼彻斯特, 十月 1977
- Yvonne Pearson, 老化的 22 and killed in January 1978
- Helen Rytka, 老化的 18 and killed in January 1978
- Vera Millward, 老化的 41 and killed in May 1978
- Josephine Whittaker, 老化的 19 and killed in May 1979
- Barbara Leach, 老化的 20 and killed in September 1979
- Marguerite Walls, 老化的 47 and killed in August 1980
- Jacqueline Hill, 老化的 20 and killed in November 1980