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Episode 5
Serial Killer: Bobby Joe Long

To our Tampa Bay area friends, this one’s for you. Erika takes us through the life and crimes of serial rapist and killer Bobby Joe Long, also known as the Classified Ads Rapist. Long committed at least 50 rapes before graduating to at least ten murders, until one 17-year-old girl helped authorities find the most notorious killer in Tampa Bay history.


If you or anyone you know has been a victim of sexual assault, contact RAINN or the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 800-656-4673

  • Sources
    Daniel LaPlante, Townsend Triple Murderer, Seeks Earlier Parole Eligibility Talk Murder With Me: Daniel LaPlante Commonwealth v. Daniel J. LaPlante The Bizzare Story of Daniel LaPlante ANALYSIS: Daniel LaPlante - True Crime Psychology and Personality: Narcissism, Psychopathy, and the Minds of Dangerous Criminals
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