Crime scene photo from 3941 N Pine Grove Ave, Dubbed the “Lipstick Killer”, William Heirens was a convicted serial killer who confessed to 3 murders in the Uptown, Edgewater and Rogers Park.
William Heirens, dubbed the 'Lipstick Killer' for the murders of Josephine Ross, Frances Brown, and Suzanne Degnan, 6 in Chicago during the
In William Heirens, also known as the Lipstick Killer, confessed to murdering three women in Chicago which years later he recanted.
Was William Heirens innocent? His confession to three murders as the Lipstick Killer in 1946 at just 17 years old has now come under question.
William Heirens was arrested in 1946 for the Lipstick murders of Chicago. He spent 65 years in prison, being the longest serving prisoner in the US prison system until his death in March
Note left by William Heirens (aka the lipstick killer) over the body of one of his victims