The Cleveland Torso Killer, the Man Who Destroyed a Legend
Also known as the Mad Butcher of Kingsbury Run, this killer was an unidentified serial killer who was active in the 1930s
In 1934, a headless torso and thighs washed up on the shores of Lake Eerie. Part of the young woman’s skin had been chemically burnt, causing the skin to become red and leathery. She was given the nickname, The Lady of the Lake. Without her head or hands, she was never identified.
In 1935, two boys climbed a bank and saw someth…