http://ift.tt/2qAtZmH of "The Lipstick Killer" William Heirens. In the 1940s he was convicted of killing 6-year-old Suzanne Degnan Frances Brown and Josephine Ross. Heirens got his nickname because he wrote "For heaven's sake catch me before I kill more. I cannot control myself" on Brown's wall in lipstick.

The Lipstick Killer, AKA William Heirens confessed to three murders, most notable was 8 year old Suzanne Degnan. I later watched an interview with this man and believe he is totally innocent of these murders.

William Heirens gained fame for his murders in 1946 after he wrote “For Heaven’s sake, catch me before I kill more. I cannot control myself.” in lipstick in a victim’s home.

The Lipstick Killer

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, 43, Frances Brown, and Suzanne Degnan, 6 in Chicago during the 1940s.

The Lipstick Killer

William Heirens, dubbed the 'Lipstick Killer' for the murders of Josephine Ross, Frances Brown, and Suzanne Degnan, 6 in Chicago during the

In 1946, William Heirens, also known as the Lipstick Killer, confessed to murdering three women in Chicago which years later he recanted.

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In William Heirens, also known as the Lipstick Killer, confessed to murdering three women in Chicago which years later he recanted.

William Heirens applied for release over 30 times during the 65 years he spent in prison, never wavering from his story of innocence.  Born in 1928 and imprisoned for life in 1946, William Heirens became the longest serving prisoner in the United States prison system.  With evidence which now suggests this was an innocent man, this is a horrifying realisation.

William Heirens: The 1946 Lipstick Killer

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.

After the arrest of William Heirens, his name was released to the media who reported falsely that he had confessed to the Lipstick Killer crimes. The pressure of the media and the call for his execution was the main reason William Heirens claimed he falsely confessed to the murders one month later.

William Heirens: The 1946 Lipstick Killer

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.

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True crime about William Heirens

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 2012.

William Heirens: The 1946 Lipstick Killer

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

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Imprisoned in 1946 for the �Lipstick Killer� murders of Chicago, William Heirens served 65 years despite evidence suggesting his innocence.

William Heirens: The 1946 Lipstick Killer

Note left by William Heirens (aka the lipstick killer) over the body of one of his victims

William Heirens spent time in the hospital ward he suffered from diabetes always had swollen legs and was losing his sight.

William Heirens spent time in the hospital ward he suffered from diabetes always had swollen legs and was losing his sight.

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