The Tale Of Illinois’ 1897 Sausage Vat Murder Is Too Strange To Make Up
Some of the most heinous crimes to take place in America happened before 1900, such as this historic serial killer’s deeds. One little-known tale is that of the sausage vat murder of 1897 that is creepier than a Sondheim musical. Scroll on for this true crime story.
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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