The Story Of This Brutal South Dakota Serial Killer Still Haunts People To This Day

Overall, South Dakota is a peaceful place with some of the kindest people you will ever meet, but even the best of places can still turn out some of the worst kinds of tragedies. Case in point: In the mid-20th century, one of the most gruesome of murders took place right here in South Dakota, which still haunts people to this day:

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