Murder is always scary. Just the thought of someone taking someone else’s life is completely unimaginable and spine-chilling.
However, nothing is as terrifying as seeing innocent children turn into murderers. These 10 killer kids have all committed heinous crimes.
The attack killed three girls and injured five more people. He then turned the gun on himself and said “Kill me please, I can’t believe I did that.”
After being diagnosed as mentally ill, he was incarcerated and is currently serving a life sentence.
Coming from an abusive family, Bell showed clear signs of a psychopath and was sent to prison.
Twelve years later, she was released and given a new identity. She had a daughter, and in 1998, they had to flee their house under bedsheets because the press found them.
In 2009, Mary became a grandmother.
He was convicted of second-degree murder in 1994 and sentenced to the maximum term that was available for juveniles at that time, which was minimum nine years to life.
In his parole hearing in 2014, Smith said he was being bullied by his family at the time and took out his frustrations on Robie. After he strangled him, he was afraid Robie would tell, so he killed him.
He’d gotten into an argument with his father the night before and early the next morning, he hit him repeatedly in the head with an axe. He killed his mother and his brother next. When he spotted his sister, standing over their mother’s body upstairs, he killed her too. He left their bodies and his axe and went to school.
At school, he bragged about murdering his family to a friend. When the rumor started spreading around the school, someone alerted the authorities, and they found all four bodies inside their home.
David Brom was given three life sentences. He’s eligible for release in 2041.
When he was released, he went on to kill and dismember six female hitchhikers in Santa Cruz. He later also killed his mother and her friend, and then turned himself in. By then, he was known as the Co-Ed Butcher.
Because of his size and intelligence (he was 6 ft 9, weighed over 300 lbs and had an IQ in the 140 range), his victims always stood very little chance.
Although Kemper was sentenced to life, he requested to be executed. Capital punishment was suspended at that time, so Kemper is still serving his life sentence.
After the stabbing, he calmly attended class. Upon further investigation, authorities found a list with the names of Hernandez’ planned victims. His sister was on the list as well.
He was given a life sentence in 2004, which the US Supreme Court mandated a review for recently.
When his parents started asking questions about the money, he beat them with a hammer and stabbed them repeatedly. He then took a trip to New York with his girlfriend, leaving his dead parents in the house. Authorities found their decomposing bodies.
Blackwell was diagnosed with narcissistic personality and he was sentenced to life in prison.
Bryan and David were both Neo-Nazis. They shaved their heads, wore military uniforms and got tattoos across their foreheads. They were both sentenced to life for the murder of their family.
He spent nine years in a mental hospital, and after his release, he poisoned another 70 people, two of whom died.
Young, also known as the Teacup Poisoner, died of a heart attack in prison in 1990.
They led the boy through a 2.5 mile walk through Liverpool. They dropped him on his head, leading to injuries to his face. Thirty-eight people saw the three boys on their walk, but no one called the police, assuming the two boys were with their younger brother. They led James to a railway line and began torturing him.
They poured paint into the boy’s eyes, kicked and stomped him, and threw bricks and stones at him. They put batteries in his mouth and finally, a 22-pound bar was thrown on top of him, fracturing his skull. James suffered so many injuries – 42 in total – that it was never determined which one was fatal.
Before leaving James behind, Jon and Robert laid him across the tracks and covered his head in rubble, hoping a train would hit him and make his death look like an accident. His body was, in fact, cut in half by a train.
The two boys were arrested after one of them was recognized on CCTV footage of the mall, and they were imprisoned until they were 18, making them the youngest convicted murderers ever. They were released on parole under new identities.