The Story Of Glennon Engleman, A Serial Killer Who Terrorized Missouri, Is Truly Frightening
By Beth Price-Williams|Published November 18, 2021
A professional writer for more than two decades, Beth has lived in nearly a dozen states – from Missouri and Virginia to Connecticut and Vermont – and Toronto, Canada. In addition to traveling extensively in the U.S. and the U.K., she has a BA in Journalism from Point Park University (PA), a MA in Holocaust & Genocide Studies from Stockton University (NJ), and a Master of Professional Writing from Chatham University (PA). A writer and editor for Only In Your State since 2016, Beth grew up in and currently lives outside of Pittsburgh and when she’s not writing or hanging out with her bunnies, budgies, and chinchilla, she and her daughter are out chasing waterfalls.
Missouri has seen quite a few serial killers during its long and storied history. Some, including Robert Berdella, have become better known than others. Dr. Glennon Engleman’s name, for example, didn’t hit the headlines until more than two decades after he committed his first murder. By the time his name became better-known in Missouri, he’d already killed eight people. Here’s the story of just one serial killer in Missouri.
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