The New Orleans Serial Killer new orleans serial killer composite sketch wanted

Victims: 8+

Span of killings: 1991-1992

Location: New Orleans, LA

Details: Many of the victims were African-American women who worked as prostitutes. They were strangled to death. The killer was described as an African-American man, clean cut, approximately 5’10 with a muscular build. He drove a blue Regal or Monte Carlo.

Possible suspects: Victor Gant, a local police officer was suspected of at least two of the murders. One of the victims was his girlfriend and he matched the physical description. Another suspect emerged in 1998. A man named Russell Ellwood, who was arrested and charged with a separate murder of a prostitute. He is a white male that does not match the physical description. Neither man has been charged with the murders.

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