Jeffrey Dahmer was an American serial killer and sex offender who committed the murder and dismemberment of seventeen men and boys between 1978 and 1991. He was also known as the Milwaukee Cannibal or the Milwaukee Monster.
His killings involved necrophilia, cannibalism, and the permanent preservation of body parts — typically all or part of the skeleton. He was convicted of fifteen of the sixteen murders he had committed in Wisconsin and was sentenced to fifteen terms of life imprisonment on February 17, 1992.
Jeffrey died after he was beaten to death by Christopher Scarver, a fellow inmate at the Columbia Correctional Institution in Portage, Wisconsin. He died on November 28, 1994.
Out of his multiple victims, only one of them survived. Find out which of which victims of Jeffrey survived and where he is now in this article.
Who Were Jeffrey Dahmer’s Victims?
Jeffrey Dahmer had 17 victims. He preyed on mostly Black, Asian, or Latino men. Below is a list of all of Jeffrey Dahmer’s victims;
June 18, 1978: Steven Hicks, 18
November 20, 1987: Steven Tuomi, 24
January 16, 1988: Jamie Doxtator, 14
March 24, 1988: Richard Guerrero, 25
March 25, 1989: Anthony Sears, 26
May 20, 1990: Raymond Smith, 33
June 1990: Edward W. Smith, 28
September 1990: Ernest Miller, 22
September 24, 1990: David C. Thomas, 23
February 18, 1991: Curtis Straughter, 18
April 7, 1991: Errol Lindsey, 19
May 24, 1991: Anthony “Tony” Hughes, 31
May 27, 1991: Konerak Sinthasomphone, 14
June 30, 1991: Matt Turner, 20
July 5, 1991: Jeremiah Weinberger, 23
July 15, 1991: Oliver Lacy, 23
July 19, 1991: Joseph Bradehoft, 25
Which Jeffrey Jeffrey Dahmer Victim Survived?
Out of the 17 victims, only one of them survived Jeffrey’s attacks. Tracy Edwards is the only victim of Jeffrey who survived his attacks.
Who Is Tracy Edwards?
Tracy Edwards was a victim of Jeffrey Dahmer. He escaped Dahmer’s apartment on the night of July 22, 199. The police found him spotted on the streets with handcuffs hanging from his wrist.
Jeffrey was arrested with the help of Tracy. He led the police to Jeffrey’s apartment where he was apprehended and taken into custody.
Where Is Tracy Edwards Now?
It is not known where Tracy is currently. He has been away from the public for a while now.
In 2012, he was found guilty of his role in the death of the man who was thrown off the bridge to his death. He was sentenced to 1.5 years in jail and two years of extended supervision.
How Did Jeffrey Dahmer Meet His Victims?
Dahmer often picked the victims up at gay bars, malls, and bus stops. He would lure them back to his home with promises of money or sex.
Dahmer would then provide his victims with alcohol he’d laced with drugs, and kill them.
What Did Jeffrey Dahmer Do To His Victims?
Jeffrey dismembered his victims and kept their body parts. He preserved their parts and organ. Other times too he consumes them. Jeffrey also saves their skeleton in his collection.
Dahmer would have sex with the bodies of his victims too. He discarded their bones in a gallon drum bought for the purpose of disposing of the evidence.
Did Jeffrey Dahmer Eat His Victims?
Yes, Jeffrey Dahmer ate some of his victims. He also preserved some of them.
Dahmer confessed to having consumed the hearts, livers, biceps, and portions of thighs of several victims he had killed within the previous year, often tenderizing the flesh and organs prior to consuming them in meals flavoured with various condiments.