It was like he wanted to be caught. Dennis Rader, aka the BTK Killer, is remained one of the most mysterious serial killers until 2005, when he was finally caught after the gruesome murders of 10 people. But Dennis is the one who did himself in, since he continued to send clues to police until one clue implicated him and he was finally arrested. But in an upcoming episode, Oxygen’s Snapped will revisit Dennis’ case — and the network will air never-before-heard audio with the serial killer himself.
“How could a guy like me — church member, raised a family — go out and do those sort of things,” Dennis said in the audio clip. “I want the people of Sedgwick County, the United States, and the world to know that I am a serial killer.”
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