While the exact victim count remains unknown, Alcala is suspected to have killed as many as 130 women and children before he was finally captured in 1980.
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“We’re going to have a great time together, Cheryl”, told Alcala when Cheryl picked him as the lucky winner.
Police discovered a collection of more than 1,000 photographs taken by Alcala, mostly of women and teenage boys, many in sexually explicit poses. Army in 1960, at age 17, where he served as a clerk.
They speculate that some of his photographic subjects could be additional victims. In 1964, after what was described as a "nervous breakdown", during which he went AWOL and hitchhiked from Fort Bragg to his mother's house, he was diagnosed with antisocial personality disorder Other diagnoses later proposed by various psychiatric experts at his trials included narcissistic personality disorder, borderline personality disorder, and (from homicide expert Vernon Geberth) malignant narcissistic personality disorder with psychopathy and sexual sadism comorbidities.
The three will executive produce with ID's Angela Bromstad.
Greif's Think Factory Media will produce for Investigation Discovery. “ID has become the premier destination for consistent, high-quality true crime content, and we’re excited to extend our storytelling with our first scripted movie,” said Henry Schleiff, Group President, Investigation Discovery, American Heroes Channel and Destination America.
For some, even hearing his name sends chills down the spine.