After the American serial killer, Jeffery Dahmer, came to the limelight what are some of the sicknesses was he diagnosed with? Was he having epilepsy? Kindly read further to find out the truth.

Did Jeffery Dahmer have epilepsy?

Reports that surfaced online after the American serial killer, Jeffery Dahmer, came to the spotlight indicated that he was diagnosed with certain health issues.

Jeffery Dahmer was diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, schizotypal disorder, and psychotic disorder. Dahmer was later found sane after trials. None of the reports from verified sources indicated that the serial killer had epilepsy.

Who is Jeffery Dahmer?

Jeffery Lionel Dahmer, born on May 21, 1960 and died on November 28, 1994, also known as the Milwaukee Cannibal or the Milwaukee Monster, was an American serial killer and sex assault, who killed 17 men and boys between the year 1978 and 1991.

Many of his later murders involved necrophilia, cannibalism, and the permanent preservation of body parts.

Apart from being diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, schizotypal disorder, and psychotic disorder, Dahmer was found to be legally sane at his trial.

Out of the 16 murders committed, Dahmer was convicted of 15 murders in Wisconsin and was sentenced to 15 terms of life imprisonment on February 17, 1992.

He was later sentenced to a 16 term of life imprisonment for an additional homicide committed in Ohio in 1978.

Reports later indicated that, Dahmer was beaten to death by a fellow inmate, Christopher Scarver, on November 28, 1994 at the Columbia Correctional Institution in Portage, Wisconsin.

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