The Story Of The Serial Killer Who Terrorized This Small Rhode Island Town Is Truly Frightening

Rhode Island ranks in the top ten safest states in the nation, and usually its residents have nothing more to worry about than avoiding the many potholes in the road. But the nature of serial killers is that they pop up where you least expect them, and in the 1980s Rhode Island was terrorized by a truly evil murderer. Do you know this terrible story?

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Fascinated by the Ocean State’s criminal history? Check out the Rhode Island restaurant that used to be a mafia meeting place.