Serial Killer: Harvey Louis Carignan *Harv the Hammer* and *The Want-Ad Killer*

Laura Showalter, 57 [7/31/1949 Anchorage, AK] no picture
Dorcas Callen, survived
Virginia Piper, [7/27/1972 kidnapped]
Laura Leslie Brock, 19 [9/13/1972 Bellingham, WA]
Kathy Sue Miller, 15 [5/1/1973 Seattle, WA] picture above
Mary Townsend, 47 (survived)
Jerri Billings, 13 (survived)
Eileen Marie Hunley, 29 [8/10/1974 Shelbourn County, MN] picture above
June Lynch, 17 (survived) [9/8/1974 MN]
Lisa King, 16 (survived) [9/8/1974 MN]
Gwen Burton, (survived) [9/14/1974]
Sally Versoi, (survived) [9/18/1974]
Diane Flynn, (survived) [9/18/1974]
Kathy Schultz, 18 [9/20/1974 Isanti County, MN] picture above

*Note* Harvey Carignan died March 14, 2023 (yesterday)

Find-A-Grave: Laura Showalter
Find-A-Grave: Laura Leslie Brock
Find-A-Grave: Kathy Sue Miller
Find-A-Grave: Eileen Marie Fischer Hunley
Find-A-Grave: Katherine J “Kathy” Schultz
Harvey Carignan v United States 1950 (conviction affirmed, sentenced overturned)
Radford University profile: Harvey Louis Carignan
Murderpedia: Harvey Louis Carignan
Wikipedia: Harvey Carignan
Harvey Carignan – Famous Serial Killers
Tales of True Crime, episode 3: The Murderer Who Escaped Execution to Become a Serial Killer
Serial Killers: Harvey Carignan
Harvey Carignan – The Want-Ad Killer
Harvey Carignan
A look back at Harvey “The Hammer” Carignan, “The Want Ad Killer”
Harvey Carignan: Serial killer ‘Harvey the Hammer’ who lured women with ‘help wanted’ ads dies at 95

Tales of True Crime, episode 3: The Murderer Who Escaped Execution to Become a Serial Killer
The Serial Killer Podcast: Harvey Louis Carignan | Harv the Hammer

The Want-Ad Killer
True Crime: American Monsters Vol. 4: 12 Horrific American Serial Killers (Serial Killers US)
Hunting Humans: An Encyclopedia of Modern Serial Killers
Alcatraz: The last survivors

The Serial Killers: Harvey Carignan: Harv the Hammer
The Serial Killers



Serial Killer: Harold David Haulman charged with killing 2 Pennsylvania women and 1 in Michigan

Ashley Marie Parlier, 21 [6/12/2005 Battle Creek, MI]
Tianna Phillips, 25 [6/13/2018 Luzerne County, PA]
Erica Gene Shultz, 26 [12/6/2020 Luzerne County, PA]

Find-A-Grave: Erica Gene Shultz
The Charley Project: Tianna Ann Phillips
Tracking a Killer: Harold Haulman III
Cold Case Battle Creek: The disappearance of Ashley Parlier
Family gets answers before 3rd anniversary of Tianna Phillips’ death
Murder warrant issued in 2005 disappearance of Ashley Parlier
Authorities: Man charged in three murders researched serial killers, grave robbing
Accused Serial Killer Being Held For Murders Of Two Pennsylvania Women Now Suspected Of Killing A Third In Michigan
Man accused of killing W MI woman pleads to 2 PA murders
Judge to homeless man in murder case: ‘You are evil’
‘You Are Evil’: Judge Reacts with Disgust to Serial Killer Who Pleaded Guilty to Murdering Two Women and Allegedly Confessed to Killing a Third
Pennsylvania man charged in 2005 disappearance, killing of 21-year-old Ashley Parlier
Suspected serial killer arraigned in Calhoun County for death of Ashley Parlier
Man Allegedly Confessed in Letter to Murdering Pa. Woman — Is He an International ‘Serial Killer’?
Serial killer arraigned for 2005 Battle Creek murder
Ashley Parlier’s family: Killer’s apology ‘doesn’t mean anything’


Age 44
Gender Male
Race White

Ethnicity Unknown
Date of Birth Nov 29, 1978
ID Number 155892
Custody Status Date Dec 13, 2022 07:16 PM EST
Custody Status In Custody
Custody Detail Calhoun County Correctional Facility
Book Date Dec 13, 2022 06:56 PM EST

Calhoun County Correctional Facility
185 E Michigan Ave
Battle Creek, MI 490144021
(269) 969-6303


Serial Killer: William Inmon killed at least 3 men, possibly more; Sentenced to 24 years in prison

Luis Enrique “Ricky” Flores, 16 [8/13/2009]
Daniel James Achten, 60 [3/2009]
William “Stoney” McCarragher, 72 [4/2007] (no picture)

Find-A-Grave: Luis Enrique “Ricky” Flores
Find-A-Grave: Daniel James Achten
Find-A-Grave: William F. “Stoney” McCarragher
Serial killer Inmon sentenced to 24 years
County Attorney: Plea agreement best served interests of justice
Netflix crime documentary will explore William Inmon murders
Arizona man’s own actions led to murder confession

Inside the Mind of a Serial Killer: William Inmon
A Killer’s Mistake: William Inmon


Serial Killer: Christine Laverne Falling killed at least 3 children that she babysat, could be more than 5 children

Cassidy Mae Marie Johnson, 2 [2/25/1980] Blountstown, FL]
Jeffrey Davis, 4 [summer 1980 Lakeland, FL]
Joseph Spring, 2 [summer 1980 Lakeland, FL]
Jennifer Evonna Daniels, 8 months [7/14/1981 Perry, FL]
Travis DeWayne Coleman, 10 weeks [7/2/1982 Blountstown, FL]
Wilbur G. Swindle, 77 [1/4/1982 Perry, FL]

Find-A-Grave: Cassidy Mae Marie “Muffin” Johnson
Find-A-Grave: Jennifer Evonna Daniels
Find-A-Grave: Travis DeWayne Coleman
Find-A-Grave: Wilburn Gevelt “W.G.” Swindle
Baby sitter now linked to death of elderly man
Murderpedia: Christine Falling
Wikipedia: Christine Falling
Falling’s lawyers to seek delay in start of double-murder trial
Falling admits killing children (part 1)
Sitter admits killing Lakeland youths (part 2)
Sitter’s saga comes to conclusion (part1)
Sitter saga ends (part 2)
Sitter awaits prison assignment
“Killer Babysitter” will stay behind bars
‘I Just Choked Him’: ‘Killer Babysitter’ Left A Trail Of Death In Florida
Christine Falling in confinement for setting mattress on fire

Killer Babysitter: Stories of True Crime
Hunting Humans: An Encyclopedia of Modern Serial Killers

Florida Man Murders
Deadly Women: Disturbed


Possible Serial Killer: Homer Lee Jackson *Charged with 4 murders; How many more are out there?

Essie Carrie Jackson, 23 [3/23/1983 North Portland, OR]
Angela Dina Anderson, 14 [9/22/1983 Portland, OR]
Tonja Nannette Harry, 19 [7/9/1983 West Delta Park, OR]
Latanga Lee Watts, 29 [3/18/1987 Portland, OR]
Lawauna Triplet, 29 [6/15/1993 North Portland, OR]

Find-A-Grave: Essie Carie Jackson
Find-A-Grave: Tonja Nannette Harry
Find-A-Grave: Angela D. Anderson
Police: Cold case murder suspect now connected to killing 3 women, teen girl
Accused serial killer Homer Jackson confesses to some details of case, sources say
‘Weak’ case against accused serial killer Homer Jackson?
Prosecutors Announce New Victim In Decades-Old Portland Murder Cases
OR Supreme Court: State can’t present crime scene evidence from one of Homer Jackson’s alleged murders in trial of another
Accused serial killer indicted in fifth cold case murder in Portland
Superseding indictment identifies Homer Lee Jackson, 59, as the suspect in a fifth homicide
Homer Jackson walks free in plea deal that offered time-served for killing 4 women in 1980s, ‘90s
OR – Homer Lee Jackson, Portland – Charged with four murders from the 80’s

Homer Lee Jackson

Update: Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir convicted of the capital murder of 87-year-old Mary Brooks; Sentenced to LWOP

Phyllis Payne, 91 [5/14/2016]
Phoebe Perry, 94 [6/5/2016]
Norma French, 85 [10/8/2016]
Doris Gleason, 92 [10/29/2016]
Minnie Campbell, 84, [11/1/2017]
Carolyn MacPhee, 81 [12/31/2017]
Rosemary Curtis, 75 [1/19/2018]
Mary Sue Brooks, 88 [1/31/2018]
Martha Williams, 80 [3/7/2018]
Miriam Nelson, 81 [3/9/2018]
Ann Conklin, 82 [3/18/2018]
Lu Thi Harris, 81 [3/20/2018]
Mary Bartel, 91 (survived)

News Archive: Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir
Trial to begin Monday for man accused of killing 22 elderly Texans
Man accused of killing 22 older women goes on trial again
Elderly woman’s slaying part of pattern for serial killer suspect, Dallas prosecutors say
Billy Chemirmir Trial: Alleged serial killer opts not to testify in own defense
Billy Chemirmir guilty of Mary Brooks murder – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Man charged with killing 22 women in Texas gets 2nd conviction
Suspected Texas Serial Killer Of Elderly Women Convicted Of Second Murder
Jurors Took Less Than a Half-Hour to Convict Accused Serial Killer of Murdering Second Elderly Woman


Serial Murders: Gypsy Hill killings and The San Mateo Slasher – Rodney Halbower

Veronica “Ronnie” Cascio, 18 [1/8/1976 San Mateo County, CA]
Tatiana Marie “Tanya” Blackwell, 14 [6/6/1976 [Pacific, CA]
Paula Louise Baxter, 17 [2/4/1976 Millbrae, CA]
Carol Lee Booth, 26 [3/15/1976 Colma, CA]
Denise Lampe, 19 [4/1/1976 Daly City, CA]
Michelle Mitchell,

Find-A-Grave: Veronica Ann “Ronnie” Cascio
Find-A-Grave: Tatiana Marie “Tanya” Blackwell
Find-A-Grave: Paula Louise Baxter
Find-A-Grave: Carol Lee “Beedy” Chapin Booth
Find-A-Grave: Denise Lynn Lampe
Wikipedia: Gypsy Hill killings
FBI links Peninsula cold case murders to Reno killing in 1976
Suspect, 71, charged in ‘Gypsy Hill’ cold-case killing of Denise Lampe
Alleged Gypsy Hill Killer gets two life sentences in raucous hearing
Man Convicted In ‘Gypsy Hill’ Killings Sentenced To Life In Prison
‘Gypsy Hill Killer’ convicted of murdering, raping two teens in 1976
Wikipedia: Gypsy Hill killings
Wikipedia: Rodney Halbower
Where Is Rodney Halbower Now?
10 Disturbing Facts Of The Gypsy Hill Murders

Rodney Halbower: The Gypsy Hill Killer

On the Case with Paula Zahn: Crime and Injustice



Serial Killer: Robert Wayne Danielson killed at least 7 people; Sentenced to death – committed suicide on death row

Thomas Elroy Davis, 21 [6/23/1970 Marcola, OR]
Harold David Pratt, 60 [12/9/1981 AZ]
Betty Ann Pratt, 55 [12/9/1981 AZ]
Arthur Edwin Gray Jr., 62 [6/25/1982 Eugene, OR]
Benjamin Frederic Shaffer, 69 [7/1982 Manchester, CA]
Edith Elouise Shaffer, 61 [7/1982 Manchester, CA]
Ernest Corral, 38 [11/1982 Apache Junction, AZ]

Find-A-Grave: Thomas Elroy Davis Jr.
Find-A-Grave: Harold David “Hal” Pratt
Find-A-Grave: Elizabeth Ann “Betty” Jirsa Pratt
Find-A-Grave: Arthur Edwin Gray Jr.
Find-A-Grave: Benjamin Frederic Shaffer
Find-A-Grave: Edith Elouise Shaffer
Find-A-Grave: Ernest T. Corral
Accused killer to stand trial
The People of the State of California v Robert Wayne Danielson 1992 (conviction and sentence affirmed)
Murderpedia: Robert Wayne Danielson Jr.
Wikipedia: Robert Wayne Danielson
Death row inmate hangs self
Find-A-Grave: Robert Wayne Danielson Jr.

Hunting Humans: An Encyclopedia of Modern Serial Killers

Robert Wayne Danielson

Serial Killer: Robert Zarinsky killed at least 3 people, probably closer to 10

Police Officer Charles Bernoskie, [11/28/1958] (acquitted at trial)
Mary Ann Klinsky, 18 [9/16/1965] DNA linked him
Jane Katherine Durrua, 13 [11/5/1968] died before trial
Rosemary Calandriello, 17 [8/25/1969] life in prison
Linda Balabanow, 17 [3/27/1969] prime suspect
Joanne Delardo, 15 [12/13/1974] prime suspect
Doreen Ann Carlucci, 14 [12/13/1974] prime suspect

Find-A-Grave: Charles D. Bernoskie
Find-A-Grave: Mary Ann Klinsky
Find-A-Grave: Jane Katherine Durrua
Find-A-Grave: Rosemary K. Calandriello
Find-A-Grave: Joanne Delardo
Find-A-Grave: Doreen Ann Carlucci
New Jersey Girl Murders 1960-1980
Linden Man Held in Slaying of Girl, 16
DNA links suspected serial killer to teen’s 1965 murder in New Jersey
Suspected serial killer tied to 50-year-old homicide
Suspected serial killer investigated in teen’s cold case homicide
A pleasant, not perfect, hometown
Killer’s House Is Searched for Clues in Other Slayings
Suspected serial killer investigated in teen’s cold case homicide
State of New Jersey v Robert Zarinsky 1976 (conviction and sentence affirmed)
Suspected serial killer Robert Zarinsky dies in prison
Robert Zarinsky: Why he’s 1 of N.J.’s most notorious killers
Serial Killers: Robert Zarinsky
Murderpedia: Robert Zarinsky
Wikipedia: Robert Zarinsky
Find-A-Grave: Robert Zarinsky

Robert Zarinsky

Cold Case: Serial Killer: Steven Alexander Hobbs killed 2 women horrifically and dumped them near each other; Sentenced to 2 life sentences to be served consecutively

Patricia Pyatt, 38 [11/19/2002]
Sarah Sanford, 48 [2010]

Find-A-Grave” Patricia Ann Pyatt
Find-A-Grave: Sarah Annette Sanford
Guard may be linked to killings of 15 prostitutes
Steven Alexander Hobbs charged with 2 murders in the deaths of Sarah Sanford and Patricia Pyatt
Suspected serial killer to stand trial after 10 years in jail
Houston man sentenced to life in murders of two women
Steven Hobbs, longest current serving Harris Co. inmate, sentenced to life for 2 murders
Steven Hobbs pleads guilty to murders of two women in Harris County
Former security guard sentenced to life in prison for deaths of 2 women in east Harris County, eligible for parole at 101 years old: DA
‘He Will Not Get Out’: Suspected Serial Killer Who Preyed on Sex Workers Pleads Guilty to Two Murders, Will Be Eligible for Parole at the Age of 101

The First 48: Predator


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