The Story Of The Serial Killer Who Terrorized This Washington Town Is Truly Frightening

Washington is an amazing state, but there’s no denying that we’ve had some bad luck with serial killers. And from 1996-1998, the people of Spokane were terrorized by a string of mysterious murders. The killer turned out to be Robert Lee Yates, Jr., a brutal killer who is still alive today.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here: onlyinyourstate.com/nominate

Now that you probably won’t be able to sleep tonight, you may as well read up on some of Washington’s unsolved mysteries.