The Story Of The Serial Killer Who Terrorized These Small Montana Towns Is Truly Frightening

Statistically, Montana is a very safe place to live — but sadly, no place is entirely safe from devious serial killers. The Treasure State has several sinister serial killer stories, most notably Wayne Nance, the “Missoula Mauler.” But there’s another known murderer whose victims all resided in Montana, and his name was David Meirhofer.

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David Meirhofer’s story is horrifying, especially since his crimes were committed in small towns where people often feel safe. Luckily, stories like this are few and far between in the Treasure State. However, we do have some rather eerie unsolved mysteries here.