The Mystery Of Hawaii’s Honolulu Strangler Still Baffles People Today
While Hawaii is often considered to be safer than many locales in the continental United States, the Aloha State isn’t all rainbows and tropical flowers. This is evidenced by a grisly unsolved murder case that dates back more than thirty years on the beautiful island of Oahu. Hawaii’s first known serial killer — the Honolulu Strangler — was responsible for the murders of five women between 1985 and 1986, and was never caught.
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To this day, no one has been charged or convicted in these five gruesome murders. Do you think the police let the guilty man slip away? Or was it someone else?
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With more than 10 years of experience as a professional writer, Megan holds a degree in Mass Media from her home state of Minnesota. After college, she chose to trade in her winter boots for slippahs and moved to the beautiful island of Oahu, where she has been living for more than five years. She lives on the west side but is constantly taking mini-road trips across the island and visits the neighboring islands whenever she can getaway. She loves hiking, snorkeling, locally-grown coffee, and finding the best acai bowl on Oahu.
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