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The Truth About The Man Who Killed Jeffrey Dahmer

Christopher J. Scarver was awaiting trial in a Wisconsin jail, accused of shooting to death 27-year-old job trainer Steven Lohman in 1990, when news broke of the arrest of a 31-year-old Milwaukee man who police said had the remains of 11 men and boys in his apartment. That man later confessed to killing a total of 17 men and boys in Ohio and Wisconsin, who he would sometimes mutilate and cannibalize, per The Associated Press.

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    The Truth About The Man Who Killed Jeffrey Dahmer

    The Truth About The Man Who Killed Jeffrey Dahmer

    Scarver got to see more of Dahmer after both men were convicted murderers serving out life sentences together in the Columbia Correctional …

    The Truth Behind Jeffrey Dahmer's Death

    The Truth Behind Jeffrey Dahmer's Death

    Jeffrey Dahmer said of his first murder victim, "The guy wanted to leave and I didn't want him to leave." That guy was a 19-year-old hitchhiker named Steveh Hicks, per Biography. When he tried to leave, Dahmer strangled him with a barbell, dismembered his remains, and then broke his bones into more than 500 pieces with a sledgehammer. That occurred in 1978, a time when Dahmer's life was defined by absence. That year, his parents finalized their divorce. His mother and younger brother moved from their Ohio home to Wisconsin. His father also moved. Dahmer was broke. His refrigerator was broken. And something inside him had been broken for years.

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